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[duh; often pronounced with a dentalized d] /dʌ; often pronounced with a dentalized d/

(used to express annoyance at banality, obviousness, or stupidity.)
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(slang) an ironic response to a question or statement, implying that the speaker is stupid or that the reply is obvious: how did you get in here? – through the door, duh


A sound imitating that of a weak-minded person collecting his thoughts •The gesture of flapping one’s lower lip with one’s fingers while uttering a droning sound is used to the same effect: Bill Cosby doesn’t really serve Jell-O chocolate pudding at dinner parties? Duh/ white male artists continue to dominate (duhhh) the blue-chip market (1940s+)


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