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 the sound of spitting, like (or uncertain or unknown; perhaps from) German pfui
Used to express disgust, disbelief, or contempt.
- An expression of disgust, rejection, or disappointment.