Definitions for hooeyˈhu i

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Random House Webster's College Dictionary

hoo•eyˈhu i(n.; interj.)

  1. nonsense.

    Category: Informal

Origin of hooey:

Amer.; orig. uncert.

Princeton's WordNet

  1. stuff, stuff and nonsense, hooey, poppycock(noun)

    senseless talk

    "don't give me that stuff"


  1. hooey(Noun)

    Silly talk or writing; nonsense.

    I heard his speech. It sounded like a whole lot of hooey to me.

  2. Origin: Possibly related to phooey, possibly a euphemism for horseshit, possibly from Russian хуй


  1. Hooey

    Hooey was a humour magazine published by Popular Magazines in the 1930s. It presented spoof ads and articles much in the manner popularised by the 50s magazine Mad.


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