(noun, verb, interjection)


1. Indication of amazement or surprise or enthusiasm.

- Aah! That's amazing!

2. Indication of joyful pleasure.

3. Indication of sympathy.

4. Indication of mouth being opened wide.

- Dentists would always instruct, say aah!

5. To express understanding.

- Aah. Now I understand.

6. The sound of one screaming (with as many a's or h's needed for emphasis.)

- AAAHH! A bug! A bug! Get it off me! Get it off me!


1. Expression of amazement or surprise or enthusiasm.

2. Expression of joy and/or pleasure.

3. The exclamation aah.


1. express admiration and pleasure by uttering `ooh' or `aah'

- They oohed and aahed when they unwrapped the presents

Similar word(s): ooh

Definition categories: communication, cry, exclaim, outcry, shout

Sentences with aah as a verb:

- Everyone who came by oohed and aahed over her new appearance.