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Alternative clues for the word ouch

Pinch reaction

"That hurts!"

"That hurt!"

Response to many a punch line

Toe stubber's cry

Beekeeper's exclamation?

Word said with a grimace

Smart comment?

Punch response

Response to a bad pun

Comment upon receiving a large bill

Response to a shot, maybe

Reaction to a pun or a punch

Punch line?

Response to an insult

"You got me"

Stinging reply?

Cry when attacked by a tack

Shriek of pain

Cry of dismay

"That smarts!"

Smart remark?

Reaction to a pinch

Response to a jerk?

Cry heard on April 15

Cry of pain

Setting for a gem

"Ooh, that hurts!"

"It hurts!"

Anguished cry

Setting for a precious stone

Pained cry

Word definitions for ouch in dictionaries

The Collaborative International Dictionary Word definitions in The Collaborative International Dictionary
Ouch \Ouch\ (ouch), n. [OE. ouch, nouche (a nouch being taken for an ouch: cf. Adder ), fr. OF. nusche, nosche, nousche, buckle, clasp, LL. nusca, fr. OHG. nusca, nuscha.] A socket or bezel holding a precious stone; hence, a jewel or ornament worn on the...

Wiktionary Word definitions in Wiktionary
Etymology 1 interj. 1 An expression of one's own physical pain. 2 An expression in sympathy at another's pain. 3 A reply to an insult (frequently one that is tongue-in-cheek or joking). 4 An expression of disappointment. 5 (context slang English) Expressing...

Douglas Harper's Etymology Dictionary Word definitions in Douglas Harper's Etymology Dictionary
1837, from Pennsylvania German outch, cry of pain, from German autsch. The Japanese word is itai. Latin used au, hau .

Wikipedia Word definitions in Wikipedia
" Ouch " is a song performed, written and produced by the English hip hop group N-Dubz . It was released as the group's fourth overall single, first single with the record label All Around The World and the first official single for their debut Platinum-selling...

Usage examples of ouch.

After he had adjudged them well, he ouched and informed her that there was still some hurt in the right eye.

A kirtle and a mantle This boy had him upon, With brooches, rings, and ouches, Full daintily bedone.

She goes to the first-aid box she keeps in the back room and gets some ointment and pretty soon I'm ouching all over again.

She put her hands up and touched her face - or rather tried to ouch her face.

Kahlan straightened Lily's nightdress back down and drew the blanket back over her lap as Drefan patted her cheek, telling her what a good girl she was, and that her doll's ouches would be better by morning.

I'm gonna deserve my ouches, he thought, grey-green eyes giving no sign of his feelings.