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toot

verb \ ˈtüt \

Definition of toot

intransitive verb
1 a : to sound a short blast
  • the horn tooted
b : to sound a note or call suggesting the short blast of a wind instrument
2 : to blow or sound an instrument (such as a horn) especially so as to produce short blasts
transitive verb
1 : to cause to sound
  • toot a whistle
2 slang : to take in (a drug, such as cocaine) by inhalation : snort

tooter

noun

Origin and Etymology of toot

probably imitative


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toot

noun

Definition of toot

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

First Known Use of toot

1641


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toot

noun

Definition of toot

: a drinking bout : spree

Origin and Etymology of toot

Scots toot to drink heavily



TOOT Defined for English Language Learners

toot

verb

Definition of toot for English Language Learners

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

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


TOOT Defined for Kids

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toot

verb \ ˈtüt \

Definition of toot for Students

tooted; tooting
1 : to sound a short blast (as on a horn)
2 : to blow or sound an instrument (as a horn) especially in short blasts

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toot

noun

Definition of toot for Students

: a short blast (as on a horn)


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