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To be used in place of 'well', when one feels there is no more to say. This word was originally brought to the peoples' attention in 1994, from Jim Carrey in the cult classic, Dumb & Dumber.
This is simply one of the many words and phrases that continue to be used in teen conversation today.
Initial use of/birth of the word: "Hey fellas. Big Gulps, huh? Welp, see ya later!"

Other examples:
"'Eyy, Jim! I just finished the job on that engine repair, so, feel free to take the credit for it as usual! Welp, That's my queue to leave, so, I suppose I'll see your rotten self tomorrow! Later!"
Avid watcher.によって 2008年02月06日(水)
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An interjection used when discussing an unfortunate circumstance without expressing anger. "Welp" is often used when exaggerating or seeking pity, sarcastically, or in attempts to conceal frustration. The 'P' sound at the end is usually muted, and simply serves as a consonant sound added onto the commonly known word "well."
Welp, I lost my job, I have a horrible credit score, my spouse wants a divorce, and my insurance company dropped me. I'll just have to go live on the streets, NBD.
nooworriezによって 2011年07月03日(日)
It's a resigned declaration of existential helplessness. A recognition, if you will, of your insignificance in the face of destiny's vicissitudes. "Wel'p" is the apotheosis of the attitude Tilders (natives of thetldr.com) have been taking toward life since early adolescence, the quintessence of the emotion that's bound all neckbeards together through the ages. It is our curse, our blessing, our agony, and our ecstasy. It is wel'p, and it is what allows us to exalt paradoxically in the depths of our shared despair.
Worst pain I've felt since I had my ingrown toe nail removed a year ago.

Seems like I go to the dentist at least once a month, now. That's the only time I get out, anymore. To shuttle my brother to and from his various social functions or to go get my mouth raped.

Mouth is still numb can't eat all day.

Wel'p.
ValerieFioによって 2009年09月20日(日)
a word used to sum up a general feeling at the end of an interaction, used in the place of well but with a greater sense of climax.
"Welp Alayna! I sure do miss you."
Trillium Trydan Trueによって 2009年08月10日(月)
1. Explaining what happened after giving something your all and then finding out you failed, with continued optimism.
1. Welp got an F on that test, guess I'll have to do better next time.
Scott W. J.によって 2007年05月16日(水)
*Whelp

1) A young animal, such as a baby wolf or dog.
2) Someone that is naive, ignorant, immature. (British slang)
E.g.

The whelps (welps)are such troublemakers in the neighbourhood these days, tossing their bikes on lawns, pulling out my flowers.
Janine13によって 2005年10月10日(月)
1.To be used in place of 'well', when one feels there is no more to say. This word was originally brought to the peoples' attention in 1994, from Jim Carrey in the cult classic, Dumb & Dumber. This is simply one of the many words and phrases that continue to be used in teen conversation today.
2. another word for oh well
1.'Eyy, Jim! I just finished the job on that engine repair, so, feel free to take the credit for it as usual! Welp, That's my queue to leave, so, I suppose I'll see your rotten self tomorrow! Later!
unidentifiedloveによって 2010年07月15日(木)

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