Usage examples for phew

  1. Which- which- that- which- or which- but which- in which- for which- to which- phew! – Middy and Ensign by G. Manville Fenn
  2. Phew, the horrid philosopher! – The Lady with the Dog and Other Stories by Anton Chekhov
  3. She is filling the whole quay with her smell of cakes- phew! – Hunger by Knut Hamsun
  4. I had unbuttoned my coat to look at my watch under the lamp- post, and after he struck against me I clapped my hand to my waistcoat, and- phew! – Entire PG Edition of The Works of William Dean Howells by William Dean Howells
  5. Assafoetida, garlic, camphor, 'jimson weed, ' valerian powder- phew! – At the Mercy of Tiberius by August Evans Wilson
  6. At this crisis he flung the boy from him with a phew of disgust, and said, I give nothing for your word; but if ever you do bully in this way again, and I see or hear of it, your present punishment shall be a trifle to what I shall then administer. – Eric, or Little by Little by Frederic W. Farrar
  7. Phew, that was warm work, Dick! – The Dare Boys of 1776 by Stephen Angus Cox
  8. First she opened the windows to let in the air, then closed them to shut out the heat, only to fling them open once again, exclaiming impatiently: Phew! – The Moon out of Reach by Margaret Pedler
  9. And he gave me- phew"- Cyril put his hand to his forehead-" a terrific blow- out," he said. – The Garden Party by Katherine Mansfield
  10. " Phew, that's heavy," exclaimed the sailor, who was our red- headed friend, Wells, setting the bag down with a sigh. – The Boy Aviators' Treasure Quest by Captain Wilbur Lawton (pseudonym for John Henry Goldfrap)
  11. Phew, the whole bottom's knocked out of her. – On Land And Sea At The Dardanelles by Thomas Charles Bridges
  12. Say, Hartley, I wish you'd leave her out of this thing; I don't like the way you speak of her when- Phew! – Other Main-Travelled Roads by Hamlin Garland