ahem

US [əˈhem]
UK [ə'hem]
  • int.(书写用语,表示引起注意或难以启齿时发出的短促咳嗽声)呃哼
  • Web嗯;啊咳;咳咳
Ahem
int.
1.
(书写用语,表示引起注意或难以启齿时发出的短促咳嗽声)呃哼used in writing to show the sound of a short cough made by sb who is trying to get attention or to say sth that is difficult or embarrassing
Ahem, can I make a suggestion?
呃哼,我可以提个建议吗?

Sample Sentence

Definition:
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