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    hoot - Dictionary definition and meaning for word hoot

    Definition
    (noun) a loud raucous cry (as of an owl) Definition
    (noun) a cry or noise made to express displeasure or contempt
    Synonyms : bird , boo , bronx cheer , hiss , raspberry , razz , razzing , snort
    Definition
    (noun) something of little value
    Example Sentence
    • his promise is not worth a damn
    • not worth one red cent
    • not worth shucks
    Definition
    (verb) to utter a loud clamorous shout
    Example Sentence
    • the toughs and blades of the city hoot and bang their drums, drink arak, play dice, and dance
    Definition
    (verb) utter the characteristic sound of owls
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