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toot

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verb \ˈtüt\

Simple Definition of toot

  • : to make a short, high sound with a horn or whistle

  • : to cause (a horn or whistle) to make a short high sound

Full Definition of toot

  1. intransitive verb
  2. 1a :  to sound a short blast <the horn tooted>b :  to sound a note or call suggesting the short blast of a wind instrument

  3. 2 :  to blow or sound an instrument (as a horn) especially so as to produce short blasts

  4. transitive verb
  5. 1 :  to cause to sound <toot a whistle>

  6. 2 slang :  to take in (as cocaine) by inhalation :  snort

toot·er noun

Origin of toot

probably imitative


First Known Use: circa 1510


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toot

noun

Definition of toot

  1. :  a short blast (as on a horn); also :  a sound resembling such a blast



1641

First Known Use of toot

1641


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toot

noun

Definition of toot

  1. :  a drinking bout :  spree



Origin of toot

Scots toot to drink heavily


First Known Use: circa 1790



TOOT Defined for Kids

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toot

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verb \ˈtüt\

Definition of toot

toot·edtoot·ing

  1. 1 :  to sound a short blast (as on a horn)

  2. 2 :  to blow or sound an instrument (as a horn) especially in short blasts




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toot

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noun

Definition of toot

  1. :  a short blast (as on a horn)





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