Huh vs Yuh - What's the difference?

huh | yuh |


As an interjection huh

is (with falling pitch).

As a pronoun yuh is

(chiefly|jamaica) you.

huh

English

Interjection

(en interjection)
  • (with falling pitch)
  • Huh! I'm sure I locked it when I left.
  • Huh? Where did they go?
  • (with rising pitch)
  • Where were you last night? Huh ?
  • (rft-sense) (slang, with falling pitch)
  • (belittlement)'' A:"''We should go to an amusement park, it would be fun.''" B:"''Huh. "
    (agreement)'' A""''Murder is bad.''" B:"''Huh! "
  • (informal, with rising pitch)
  • Huh ? Could you speak up?
  • (informal, with falling pitch)
  • It's getting kind of late, huh?

    yuh

    English

    Alternative forms

    * ya also nonstandard

    Pronoun

    (head)
  • (chiefly, Jamaica) you