- Phooey is defined as an informal exclamation that shows disagreement or disapproval.
An example of phooey is what one might say upon hearing a lie.
used to express contempt, disgust, or mocking disagreement
Origin of phooeyechoic of spitting sound, like (or uncertain or unknown; perhaps ; from) German pfui
Used to express disgust, disbelief, or contempt.
- An expression of disgust, rejection, or disappointment.