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Where the phrase started

Posted by Marcus on January 10, 2001

In Reply to: Where the phrase started posted by Ana Bladen on January 10, 2001

: Phrase: "Pu"

: ok, try this: merriam-webster says that since @ 1604 phew is an interjection for expressing fatigue or relief or objection to strong odors or whatever but no mention of diapers. whew comes to mind next.