East Coast Maori frequently used this as a substitute for many words like mate, friend, fellow, cousin, bro etc.
Kuzzy1: Sup ow what chu up to?
Kuzzy2: Nafing aye just chillin
Kuzzy1: ow stink why u don't come kick it at da pub
Kuzzy2: Nah I'm not coming with you ow u suck
the word michael jackson likes to say a lot in his songs
michael jackson: OW!
A word that has that possibility of having an endless amount of meanings.
It could either be a word or sound expressing pain, a word that is meant to flatter another, or simply a term that is used to embarrass someone else.
However - when it comes down to it, the words is virtually meaningless.
Additionally, it is the 'phrase' that Lil' Wayne says in many of his 'songs'.
Bill - "Hey girl, you look fine today."
Nick - "Ow, get it!"
A guy walks into a wall.
Jim - "Yo momma is so fat, she sweats in December. Imagine what she smells like in May!"
Random guy - "Ow, burn..."
Lil' Wayne - "OW!"
a shortened form of ouch (the one by me)
Ow! That hurt! Really!
OW, everyone has those now
Pronouced: "Ouw" like Ouch! yet Ouwwww
The start of a greeting to another individuals nick name. Commonly used in South Africa.
Oww Homeslice! Bring me some pie!
Oww Proffesor Redman, how you doing over there mate?!
Owww Superhero! Wheres the party at bro?
Oww Poepface! When we jamming some tunes bra?!
A girl jacks you off (with lotion hopefully) and when you cum you hit yourself on the side of your face with semen...then say "ow". She believes she hurt you when in fact you only hurt your dignity, then you and her proceed to laugh hysterically at the awkward but comical moment.
Ya ya ya right there...OW!