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chinese exclamation of frustration, annoyance, anger, etc.
similar to d'oh, oh crap, ah shit, damn it, oops, etc.
if you spill a can of soda pop on your keyboard say "ai ya", instead of d'oh.
by normers January 12, 2006
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a chinese express used to express disappointment or when something wrong/bad happens
~After hitting your head~
Person #2: aiya... next be more careful!
by unknown May 23, 2004
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A Cantonese expression of displeasure.
Aiya! I just got PKed!

*stubs toe* Aiya!
by Yankee February 23, 2003
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Cantonese expression describing exasperation. Saying aiya makes any situation better. Heard incessantly anywhere near the Straits of Malaya.
- Aiya! My wife left me and the kids are on fire!

- *crash* Aiya! So clumsy!

- We didn't qualify for the World Cup again!! Aiya!
by seniorwrangler May 10, 2008
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A Chinese exclamation used to express annoyance. AKA the words my Chinese teacher says the most to me. I've started saying it which confuses the hell out of people. pretty much means, God Damnit, geez, stuff like that.
Chinese teacher(in Chinese):"<you forgot your homework again? Ai ya! That's 3 days in a row!>"
by Emily Reinolds December 12, 2018
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Another word used by East Asians for 'Oh Shit!', 'NOOOO', 'Blah', 'GAAH', or anything that displeases them.
'Aiyaa! Whai you not eat your bok choi ahh?!'

'Aiyaa! i already ate fried rice!'
by fried rice eater May 10, 2009
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