Main definitions of achoo in English

: achoo1achoo2

achoo1

(also ahchoo)

verb

  • no object To make the sound ‘achoo’; to sneeze.

Origin

Late 19th century; earliest use found in The Chicago Daily News. From achoo.

Pronunciation:

achoo

/əˈtʃuː/

Main definitions of achoo in English

: achoo1achoo2

achoo2

exclamation

  • Representing the sound of a sneeze.

noun

  • An exclamation of ‘achoo’; a sneeze.

Origin

Mid 19th century; earliest use found in Lloyd's Penny Weekly Miscellany. Imitative of the sound made when sneezing.

Pronunciation:

achoo

/əˈtʃuː/