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interjection     wham pronunciation in American English
/wæm/    wham pronunciation in American English

or whammo     whammo pronunciation in American English
/ˈwæmoʊ/    whammo pronunciation in American English

  1. 1
    used for representing the loud sound of something being hit hard
  2. 2
    used for emphasizing how sudden and surprising something is

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snap election

a general election … that is called earlier than expected

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