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I'm a reasonably good actor, and I'm an average naval officer. ha, ha!
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Meaning of "ha" in the English dictionary

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PRONUNCIATION OF HA

ha  [hɑː] play
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GRAMMATICAL CATEGORY OF HA

noun
adjective
verb
adverb
pronoun
preposition
conjunction
determiner
exclamation
Ha is an exclamation.
Exclamation is an expression or voice that reflects an emotion or exaltation.

WHAT DOES HA MEAN IN ENGLISH?

Definition of ha in the English dictionary

The definition of ha in the dictionary is an exclamation expressing derision, triumph, surprise, etc, according to the intonation of the speaker. Other definition of ha is a representation of the sound of laughter.


WORDS THAT BEGIN LIKE HA

h´m
H8
Ha-erh-pin
ha-ha
ha´p´orth
ha´pence
ha´pennies
ha´penny
HAA
haaf
Haakon IV
Haakon VII
haanepoot
haar
Haarlem
Hab.
Habacuc
Habakkuk
Habana
habanera

Synonyms and antonyms of ha in the English dictionary of synonyms

SYNONYMS

Translation of «ha» into 25 languages

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TRANSLATION OF HA

Find out the translation of ha to 25 languages with our English multilingual translator.
The translations of ha from English to other languages presented in this section have been obtained through automatic statistical translation; where the essential translation unit is the word «ha» in English.

Translator English - Chinese

哈哈
1,325 millions of speakers

Translator English - Spanish

ja
570 millions of speakers

English

ha
510 millions of speakers

Translator English - Hindi

हा
380 millions of speakers
ar

Translator English - Arabic

هكتار
280 millions of speakers

Translator English - Russian

ха-
278 millions of speakers

Translator English - Portuguese

ha
270 millions of speakers

Translator English - Bengali

হেক্টর
260 millions of speakers

Translator English - French

ha
220 millions of speakers

Translator English - Malay

Ha
190 millions of speakers

Translator English - German

ha
180 millions of speakers

Translator English - Japanese

ヘクタール
130 millions of speakers

Translator English - Korean

85 millions of speakers

Translator English - Javanese

Ha
85 millions of speakers
vi

Translator English - Vietnamese

ha
80 millions of speakers

Translator English - Tamil

எக்டர்
75 millions of speakers

Translator English - Marathi

हेक्टर
75 millions of speakers

Translator English - Turkish

Ha
70 millions of speakers

Translator English - Italian

ah
65 millions of speakers

Translator English - Polish

ha
50 millions of speakers

Translator English - Ukrainian

ха-
40 millions of speakers

Translator English - Romanian

ha
30 millions of speakers
el

Translator English - Greek

ha
15 millions of speakers
af

Translator English - Afrikaans

ha
14 millions of speakers
sv

Translator English - Swedish

hA
10 millions of speakers
no

Translator English - Norwegian

ha
5 millions of speakers

Trends of use of ha

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TENDENCIES OF USE OF THE TERM «HA»

The term «ha» is very widely used and occupies the 819 position in our list of most widely used terms in the English dictionary.
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FREQUENCY OF USE OF THE TERM «HA» OVER TIME

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Examples of use in the English literature, quotes and news about ha

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8 QUOTES WITH «HA»

Famous quotes and sentences with the word ha.
1
Lenny Bruce
The only honest art form is laughter, comedy. You can't fake it... try to fake three laughs in an hour - ha ha ha ha ha - they'll take you away, man. You can't.
2
Gina Gershon
I love cats. I have a lot of cat tales, ha ha, so to speak. A lot of my cats come to me. They show up at my house. I'm kind of a cat lady that way.
3
Mark Hadlow
I'm a reasonably good actor, and I'm an average naval officer. ha, ha!
4
Kirk Hammett
The same sensations that you get in heavy metal are in horror movies. Heavy metal sounds evil and horror movies are evil, ha ha!
5
Allison Janney
Someone said I wasn't attractive enough. People say those things, but they make you stronger. Then you can win an Emmy and think, ha, ha, ha.
6
Marina and the Diamonds
Lots of narcissistic people have helped lots of other people with their music. That's such a narcissistic thing to say! ha ha!
7
Cynthia Ozick
I'm afraid that the act of writing is so scary and anxiety-filled that I never laugh at all. In fact, when people tell me that such and such a scene or story is comical, I tend to gape. I did not intend comedy - ever, as far as I know. It's probably all a mistake. I am essentially a lugubrious writer. ha ha!
8
Ike Turner
Spector is a good guy, but he's a nut. ha, ha, ha! You know, I love him, but he's unpredictable. He's OK as long as he don't drink.

10 ENGLISH BOOKS RELATING TO «HA»

Discover the use of ha in the following bibliographical selection. Books relating to ha and brief extracts from same to provide context of its use in English literature.
1
Paddy Clarke Ha Ha Ha
In this national bestseller and winner of the Booker Prize, Roddy Doyle, author of the "Barrytown Trilogy," takes us to a new level of emotional richness with the story of ten-year-old Padraic Clarke.
Roddy Doyle, 1995
2
Kicking Away the Ladder: Development Strategy in Historical ...
In this provocative study, Ha-Joon Chang examines the great pressure on developing countries from the developed world to adopt certain 'good policies' and 'good institutions', seen today as necessary for economic development.
Ha-Joon Chang, 2002
3
The Ha Ha Bonk Book
The Ha Ha Bonk Book by Janet and Allan Ahlberg is jam-packed with brilliant jokes!
Janet Ahlberg, 1982
4
Curious George
In this, the original book about the curious monkey, George is taken from the jungle by the man in the yellow hat to live in a new home, but--oh, what happened!
H. A. Rey, Margret Rey, 2009
5
Waiting
Ha Jin's understanding of the human heart and the human condition transcends borders and time. Waiting is an outstanding literary achievement."--Lisa See, author of On Gold Mountain From the Trade Paperback edition.
Ha Jin, 2001
6
M4 Sherman vs Type 97 Chi-Ha: The Pacific 1945
Although US and Japanese tank forces first clashed in 1941, it was on in 1944 that tank-vs-tank action became more common as both sides poured larger numbers of tanks into the combat zone.
Steven J. Zaloga, 2012
7
Life Isn't All Ha Ha Hee Hee
Newly married Chila, a Punjabi girl, is still close to her childhood confidantes--Sunita, a former activist and law student turned depressed housewife and mother, and Tania, who rejected marriage in favor of a high-powered career in ...
Meera Syal, 2001
8
Junie B., First Grader: Aloha-ha-ha! (Junie B. Jones)
" Time Magazine: "Junie B. Jones is a feisty six-year-old with an endearing penchant for honesty." From the Hardcover edition.
Barbara Park, 2009
9
Ka Lei Ha'Aheo: Beginning Hawaiian
Ka Lei Ha'aheo is a culturally oriented Hawaiian language resource. Extensive classroom testing was used in developing the text and although it was designed for college use, high schools and individuals also will find it very useful.
Alberta Pualani Hopkins, 1992
10
First World, Ha, Ha, Ha!: The Zapatista Challenge
In this collection, writers from Mexico and the United States provide the background and context for the Zapatista movement, and explore its impact, in Mexico and beyond.
Elaine Katzenberger, 1995

10 NEWS ITEMS WHICH INCLUDE THE TERM «HA»

Find out what the national and international press are talking about and how the term ha is used in the context of the following news items.
1
A New Brand of Flip-Flops Comes With a Charitable Bent
Bella Ha's flip-flops are minimal, with two thin straps in the same color as the footbed. The Spring/Summer 2015 collection offers six different ... «Style.com, Jul 15»
2
Defending champion Lee set for another duel with Ha at Alberta …
Lee of the Glencoe G&CC held a four-shot lead over Ha of Country Hills GC going into the final round of the Sun Life Financial Alberta Ladies ... «Calgary Herald, Jul 15»
3
Short Interest Update of Hawaiian Holdings, Inc. (NASDAQ:HA)
Hawaiian Holdings, Inc. (NASDAQ:HA) reported a rise of 1.9% or 104,678 shares in its short interest. The short figure came in at 11% of the ... «Money Flow Index, Jul 15»
4
About 500 ha of dried grass burnt in Chui oblast
"Moreover, in Chui oblast burned about 37 ha of plowed field and 5 ha of barley," the ministry said. It is reported that 36 fires per day are ... «24, Jul 15»
5
Steering Committee on Review of HA releases report
Hong Kong (HKSAR) - The Steering Committee on Review of Hospital Authority (HA) today (July 14) released a report proposing a number of ... «7thSpace Interactive, Jul 15»
6
3 escape death as tourist boat sinks in Vietnam's Ha Long Bay
Three crew members of a tourist boat escaped death after the boat sank while laying at anchor in the world-renowned Ha Long Bay in the ... «Thanh Nien Daily, Jul 15»
7
Hawaiian Holdings Lowered to Hold at Vetr Inc. (HA)
Hawaiian Holdings, Inc. logo Vetr lowered shares of Hawaiian Holdings (NASDAQ:HA) from a buy rating to a hold rating in a research report ... «Dakota Financial News, Jul 15»
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Celebrity efforts to 'save Africa' ha​​ve often only reinforced …
Bob Geldof performs at the Live 8 concert in Hyde Park, London, in July 2005, timed to coincide with the G8 summit at Gleneagles. Photograph: ... «The Guardian, Jul 15»
9
Yoon-ha gets her job back, Jung-woo's dream wedding shattered
Monday, 7:45 p.m.: Yoon-ha gets her job back at the Food Market with Kyung-joon's help, and starts to develop special feelings for Joon-gi. «Thegardenisland.com, Jul 15»
10
Flushing pupils bid farewell to school with a loud 'Ye-ha'
Parents and friends of Flushing School enjoyed two days of six-shooting stagecraft as the pupils from years three to six put on their latest play. Over two ... «Falmouth Packet, Jul 15»

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