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toot

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verb \ˈtüt\

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 (such 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 (a drug, such as cocaine) by inhalation :  snort

tooter

noun

Origin and Etymology 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 and Etymology of toot

Scots toot to drink heavily


First Known Use: circa 1790



TOOT Defined for English Language Learners

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toot

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verb \ˈtüt\

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

play
verb \ˈtüt\

Definition of toot for Students

tooted

tooting

  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 for Students

  1. :  a short blast (as on a horn)



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