An Interjection is a word that expresses a sudden feeling such as anger, fear, worry, joy, happiness, surprise, pain or pleasure or agreement with just a word or two. They have no grammatical relation to the rest of the sentence.

Often exclamation point (!) is used after interjections.

For Example :-

Definition of Interjections in English

The term inteere' which means 'to cast'. Thus ,the word interjection means 'thrown among' the words in a sentence.

List of Interjections


Ack disgust, dismissal
Ah triumph, surprise, ridicule


A: aah, aha, ahem, ahh, ahoy, alas, arg, aw

B: bam, bingo, blah, boo, bravo, brrr

C: cheers, congratulations

D: dang, drat, darn, duh

E: eek, eh, encore, eureka

F: fie, fiddlesticks

G: gadzooks, gee, gee whiz, golly, goodbye, goodness, good grief, gosh

H: ha-ha, hallelujah, hello, hey, hmm, holy buckets, holy cow,

holy smokes, hot dog, huh?, humph, hurray

O: oh, oh dear, oh my, oh well, oops, ouch, ow

P: phew, phooey, pooh, pow

R: rats

S: shh, shoo

T: thanks, there, tut-tut

U: uh-huh, uh-oh, ugh

W: wahoo, well, whew, whoa, whoops, wow

Y: yay, yeah, yes, yikes, yippee, yo, yuck

Interjection Examples

Ah, there you are!

Bravo! we won the match.

Oh dear! You must take care of yourself.

Whew, that was close.

Shh! It's a library.