What does whoa mean?

Definitions for whoaʰwoʊ, woʊ

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  1. whoa(Interjection)

    stop (especially when commanding a horse or imitative thereof); calm down; slow down.

    Whoa, Nelly!

  2. whoa(Interjection)

    An expression of surprise.

    Whoa, are you serious?

Webster Dictionary

  1. Whoa

    stop; stand; hold. See Ho, 2


  1. Whoa

    "Whoa" is the second single from the album The Naked Truth by rapper Lil' Kim which is produced by J.R. Rotem. "Whoa" never made it to the Billboard Hot 100 but did make the R&B/Hip-Hop Tracks chart, where it peaked at number 30. Originally sent to US radio on November 22, 2005, it was then re-released in February to coincide with the airing of her reality show, Lil' Kim: Countdown to Lockdown, for which it served as the theme song. It was released in the United Kingdom on May 15, 2006. Before the album was released, some versions of the "Lighters Up" promo CD and vinyl listed the title of the song as "My Ni*#@s". Due to the lyrics in the second verse, Whoa is heard as a Junior M.A.F.I.A. diss.

Chambers 20th Century Dictionary

  1. Whoa

    hwō, interj. stop!


  1. Chaldean Numerology

    The numerical value of whoa in Chaldean Numerology is: 1

  2. Pythagorean Numerology

    The numerical value of whoa in Pythagorean Numerology is: 2

Sample Sentences & Example Usage

  1. John Wayne:

    Whoa, take 'er easy there, Pilgrim

  2. Bernie Sanders:

    Whoa, in case you haven't noticed, there are a lot of people here.

  3. Joe Clayton:

    When programmers and broadcasters ask for 200 or 300 percent increases, somebody's got to say 'whoa,'.

  4. Kristen Stewart:

    Her capability is astounding and motivating as all hell, i get on a set with her - and I have been acting since I was 9 - whoa, I am not there yet. I am striving; I am trying.

  5. Russell Henley:

    Off the first tee, I was like,' Whoa,' because of the views. It's just way different than I imagined watching on TV, the undulation is unlike anything I had seen anywhere else. The thing about it is it looks downhill, but it's even more downhill than it looks.

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