Definitions for huzzahhəˈzɑ

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Random House Webster's College Dictionary


or huz•za

  1. (used as an exclamation of joy, applause, appreciation, etc.)

Origin of huzzah:

1565–75; var. of earlier hussa, hissa sailors' cry


  1. huzzah(Noun)

    A cheer often associated with sailors, shouted by a group in praise of a thing or event.

  2. huzzah(Verb)

    To cheer with a huzzah sound.

  3. huzzah(Interjection)



  1. Huzzah

    Huzzah is, according to the Oxford English Dictionary, "apparently a mere exclamation". The dictionary does not mention any specific derivation. Whatever its origins, it has seen occasional literary use since at least the time of Shakespeare.


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