ichsa

Pronunciations

Definitions

  • interj. An expression of disgust.

Example Sentences

  • "Ichsa! I am not touching that frog!"

Languages of Origin

  • Modern Hebrew

Etymology

  • Modern Heb איכס ikhs 'ugh, yuck' (and other variants)

    • Who Uses This

      • Israel: Diaspora Jews who feel connected to Israel and have spent time there

      Regions

      • North America

      Dictionaries

      • None

      Alternative Spellings

      icht, yichtse

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