English version

wham

From Longman Dictionary of Contemporary English
Related topics: Colours & sounds
whamwham /wæm/ interjection 🔊 🔊 1 CHITused to describe the sound of something suddenly hitting something else very hard 🔊 Wham! The car hit the wall.2 SUDDENLYused to express the idea that something very unexpected suddenly happens 🔊 Life is going along nicely and then, wham, you lose your job. —wham noun [countable]
Examples from the Corpus
wham• I moved slightly, and wham, the bear hit me again.
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