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Gow heard branches fall, and as he turned, a bear hit the ground with a wham!
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There was a sudden catastrophic whooshing roar and, wham, a tree took flame for roots.
A FEAST OF DEMONSWILLIAM MORRISON
"Yo' may tell wham yo' like what yo' like," the girl replied coldly; yet there was a tremor in her voice.
BOB, SON OF BATTLEALFRED OLLIVANT
In a jiffy, I'd be going slippety-sizzle over the edge of the eaves and land with a wham at Poetry's feet.
Is his dochter Jeanie, wham ye intend for my mither's servant, like her father?
But considere also quod she in wham is blisfulnesse enhabite.
Why he used to spell “who” wha, and “have” hae, and “whom” wham!
I stepped out between acts for a breath of fresh air, and wham, a sack over the head and here I am.
THE HELL SHIPRAYMOND ALFRED PALMER
Other similar replies are, I have been making a trundle for a gooses eye, or a whim-wham to bridle a goose.
THE SLANG DICTIONARYJOHN CAMDEN HOTTEN
I remember, when a boy, carrying the splits for a servant of the family, called Sam Wham.

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