Usage examples for Pooh

  1. Pooh, it did not need five thousand men for that." – At Agincourt by G. A. Henty
  2. He had been warned at Mazaran that the country was extra restless just then, and that moving about in it, in the happy- go- lucky way he proposed, was positively unsafe; but with his usual gustiness, he pooh- poohed every suggestion of the kind. – The Heath Hover Mystery by Bertram Mitford
  3. I pooh- poohed; " I've no cause to complain of lack of business: but even if I had, I'd not blame Dominick or any one else but myself." – The Plum Tree by David Graham Phillips
  4. " The cunnle said it was a pooh enough place, but I don't see it. – Sally Dows and Other Stories by Bret Harte
  5. He pooh- poohed the idea. – The Charm of Ireland by Burton Egbert Stevenson
  6. He said he didn't believe the Major was half so good as his advance notices, and, as for the full cleek shot, he pooh- poohed that part of the story entirely. – Fore! by Charles Emmett Van Loan
  7. Then he took a chair and, calmly: Pooh! – The Confessions of Arsène Lupin by Maurice Leblanc
  8. D'you mean pooh pooin'? – The Lighthouse by Robert Ballantyne
  9. Pooh, pooh, there is no shame in being in love with her. – The Light of Scarthey by Egerton Castle
  10. Nay, the yet later results of this imitation was that another reaction set in, and even Jefferies' own work was once more pooh- poohed. – A History of Nineteenth Century Literature (1780-1895) by George Saintsbury
  11. Pooh- I wish you would leave me, Picotee; I wants to be alone. – The Hand of Ethelberta by Thomas Hardy
  12. Pooh, nonsense, that won't do. – The Phantom Ship by Captain Frederick Marryat
  13. Lady Gorgon said, " Pooh, for shame!" – The Bedford-Row Conspiracy by William Makepeace Thackeray
  14. Pooh, it is only Rory O'Ryan, or the roaring lion as I call him. – The Parent's Assistant by Maria Edgeworth
  15. " Pooh, I'm going to stay here till the dinner bell rings," declared Katy with a confidence she did not feel. – Chicken Little Jane by Lily Munsell Ritchie
  16. She is perhaps as near being angry with Geoffrey as she can be when one day he pooh- poohs this charitable thought and gives it as his belief that worry had nothing to do with it, and that his mother behaved uncommonly badly all through, and that sheer obstinacy and bad temper was the cause of the whole matter. – Mrs. Geoffrey by Duchess
  17. You say " Na pooh!" – The First Hundred Thousand by Ian Hay
  18. He not only refused to allow prints to be made of his fingers, but he pooh- poohed my father's theories, and they used to have some terrific arguments about it. – The Gloved Hand by Burton E. Stevenson
  19. But the Admiral laughed, and said, " Pooh, pooh!" – Springhaven A Tale of the Great War by R. D. Blackmore