What does hooey mean?

Definitions for hooeyˈhu i

Here are all the possible meanings and translations of the word hooey.

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.


  1. Chaldean Numerology

    The numerical value of hooey in Chaldean Numerology is: 7

  2. Pythagorean Numerology

    The numerical value of hooey in Pythagorean Numerology is: 5

Sample Sentences & Example Usage

  1. James Mitchell:

    It's a bunch of hooey, some of the things are just plain not true.

  2. Dick Cheney:

    What I keep hearing out there is they portray this as a rogue operation and the agency was way out of bounds and then they lied about it, i think that's all a bunch of hooey. The program was authorized. The agency did not want to proceed without authorization, and it was also reviewed legally by the Justice Department before they undertook the program.

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