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ho

interjection \ ˈhō \

Definition of ho

used especially to attract attention to something specified
  • land ho

Origin and Etymology of ho

Middle English

First Known Use: 15th century

in the meaning defined above


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ho

noun

Definition of ho

plural hos or hoes
US slang, often offensive
: whore 1

Origin and Etymology of ho

alteration of whore

First Known Use: 1965

in the meaning defined above


Ho

symbol

Definition of Ho

holmium

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HO Defined for English Language Learners

ho

Definition of ho for English Language Learners

  • —used to attract attention


Medical Dictionary

Ho

symbol

medical Definition of Ho

holmium

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