¡Ay!

¡Ay!(
ay
)
An interjection is a short utterance that expresses emotion, hesitation, or protest (e.g. Wow!).
interjection
1. (used to express pain)
a. Ow!
¡Ay! Me dolió.Ow! That hurt.
b. Ouch!
¡Ay! Me quemé el dedo.Ouch! I burned my finger.
2. (used to express dismay)
a. Oh dear!
¡Ay! ¡Perdí el celular!Oh dear! I lost my phone!
b. Jeez!
A word or phrase that is commonly used in conversational speech (e.g., skinny, grandma).
(colloquial)
¡Ay! ¿Qué te pasó en el ojo?Jeez! What happened to your eye?
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