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Definition of Ho'bah

Ho'bah

intensifier

  • It came from the word hobrah and over the years the "R" was dropped and commonly used more as to intensify the message in the sentence. It is a part of pidgin English started by the locals

    Last edited on Sep 02 2017. Submitted by Anonymous from Honolulu, HI, USA on Sep 02 2017.

interjection

  • an abrupt remark, made especially as an aside or interruption. an exclamation, especially as a part of speech.It can be negative or said with aloha

    Last edited on Sep 02 2017. Submitted by Anonymous on Sep 02 2017.

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  • An expression of amazement or disappointment like wow or damn. A person like a friend or brother. A greeting like whats up. Anything you want it to be.

    Ho'bah you look good. Ho'bah I had too much to drink. Ho'bah can I go with you to the beach? Ho'bah where you been? Aw you didnt pass your exam, ho'bah next time study harder.
    It's Ho'Bah not Ho'brah anymore in the islands.
    Ho'Bah it is so hot today.

    Last edited on Sep 02 2017. Submitted by Anonymous from Honolulu, HI, USA on Sep 01 2017.

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