whoopla

noun
whoop·​la | \ ˈh(w)üp-ˌlä How to pronounce whoopla (audio) , ˈh(w)u̇p- How to pronounce whoopla (audio) \

Definition of whoopla

1 : hoopla
2 : boisterous merrymaking

First Known Use of whoopla

1931, in the meaning defined at sense 1

History and Etymology for whoopla

alteration of hoopla

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“Whoopla.” Merriam-Webster.com Dictionary, Merriam-Webster, https://www.merriam-webster.com/dictionary/whoopla. Accessed 30 Nov. 2020.

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