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whoopee

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interjection whoop·ee \ˈ(h)wu̇-(ˌ)pē, ˈ(h)wü-; (h)wu̇-ˈpē, (h)wü-\

Definition of whoopee

  1. —used to express exuberance

Examples of whoopee in a sentence

  1. <another sitcom featuring wisecracking kids? whoopee>

Origin and Etymology of whoopee

irregular from 2whoop


First Known Use: 1845


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whoopee

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noun whoop·ee \ˈ(h)wu̇-(ˌ)pē, ˈ(h)wü-\

Definition of whoopee

  1. 1 :  boisterous convivial fun :  merrymaking —usually used with make

  2. 2 :  sexual play —usually used with make



WHOOPEE Defined for English Language Learners

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whoopee

play
interjection whoop·ee \ˈ(h)wu̇-(ˌ)pē, ˈ(h)wü-; (h)wu̇-ˈpē, (h)wü-\

Definition of whoopee for English Language Learners

  • —used to express enthusiasm


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