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hurrah

play
noun hur·rah \hu̇-ˈrȯ, -ˈrä, ˈhü-ˌ\

Definition of hurrah

  1. 1 a :  excitement, fanfare b :  cheer 7

  2. 2 :  fuss



1686

First Known Use of hurrah

1686

Variants of hurrah

also hoo·ray play \hu̇-ˈrā\ or hoo·rah play \-ˈrä, -ˈrȯ\

2

hurrah, hurray

hur·rah

Definition of hurrah

  1. variant of hooray




HURRAH Defined for Kids

hurrah, hurray

play
hur·rah

Definition of hurrah

  1. variant of hooray




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