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Aha!

DEFINITION

Exclamation of surprise or discovery. The term can be used after realizing a new fact or when forcing someone, through logic or duplicity, to admit to a mistake. (Compare to Gotcha or Bingo.)

“After searching the house all day for the lost pair of glasses, I heard dad yell ‘aha’ as  he found them in  his desk drawer.”

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