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synonyms for whew

  • dear me
  • gee whiz
  • gesundheit
  • golly
  • good gracious
  • goodness gracious
  • gosh
  • gracious sakes
  • oh dear
  • phew
  • well
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How to use whew in a sentence

"Whew," he whistled as he glanced up and saw her at the little window of the attic.
PATCHWORKANNA BALMER MYERS
Then pom-pom-pom, whew-w-w-w, as shells came singing over the rear-guard.
IN THE RANKS OF THE C.I.V.ERSKINE CHILDERS
A poor man, who is an awkward creature at best, is simply disorganized when it comes to a wedding—and that wedding his own, whew!
POLLY THE PAGANISABEL ANDERSON
She knew that mother Martha would consider her extravagant to ride when she had no market basket to carry but—Whew!
DOROTHYEVELYN RAYMOND
And spends my money, too, on scientific rescue work among women who—whew!
WHAT WILL PEOPLE SAY?RUPERT HUGHES
Lilienfeld asked Frederick, when he returned to the portico with a "Whew!"
ATLANTISGERHART HAUPTMANN
Did that young pirate drive those saddle-animals—drive 'em from the station to this rancho—Whew!
OVERLAND REDHENRY HERBERT KNIBBS
Then as she dropped the oars for a second she drank in three long breaths of air to at last release a long drawn “Whew!”
WITCHES COVEROY J. SNELL
I don't mind giving you a couple of hundred, or so, for what fun I've had, but five thousand—whew!
VENUS IN BOSTON;GEORGE THOMPSON
I have been as polite as anything, all the time; but though they offer me plenty of everything, if I attempt to help myself, whew!
THE FURTHER ADVENTURES OF O'NEILL IN HOLLANDJ. IRWIN BROWN
SYNONYM OF THE DAY
OCTOBER 26, 1985
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