Definitions for Whoopʰwup, ʰwʊp, wup, wʊp; esp. for 2 hup, hʊp

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Princeton's WordNet

  1. whoop(verb)

    a loud hooting cry of exultation or excitement

  2. whoop(verb)

    shout, as if with joy or enthusiasm

    "The children whooped when they were led to the picnic table"

  3. hack, whoop(verb)

    cough spasmodically

    "The patient with emphysema is hacking all day"

Webster Dictionary

  1. Whoop(noun)

    the hoopoe

  2. Whoop(verb)

    to utter a whoop, or loud cry, as eagerness, enthusiasm, or enjoyment; to cry out; to shout; to halloo; to utter a war whoop; to hoot, as an owl

  3. Whoop(verb)

    to cough or breathe with a sonorous inspiration, as in whooping cough

  4. Whoop(verb)

    to insult with shouts; to chase with derision

  5. Whoop(noun)

    a shout of pursuit or of war; a very of eagerness, enthusiasm, enjoyment, vengeance, terror, or the like; an halloo; a hoot, or cry, as of an owl

  6. Whoop(noun)

    a loud, shrill, prolonged sound or sonorous inspiration, as in whooping cough

  7. Origin: [See Hoopoe.]

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  • kiljahdus, hakata, piestäFinnish
  • cuachIrish
  • urlo, urlo della pertosse, annientare, picchiare, colpire, gridoItalian
  • кашель, возглас, гикать, колотить, улюлюкать, поколотить, выкрик, разгромитьRussian

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