yippee


yip·pee

interjection \ˈyi-pē\

—used to express delight or joy

Full Definition of YIPPEE

—used to express exuberant delight or triumph

Examples of YIPPEE

  1. <she took one look at the new car in the driveway and exclaimed, Yippee!>

First Known Use of YIPPEE

1914

Related to YIPPEE

Synonyms
glory (or glory be), ha (or hah), hallelujah, hey, hot dog, huzzah, wahoo [chiefly West], whee, whoopee, yahoo, hooray

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