ˈwü-ˈhü How to pronounce woo-hoo (audio)
variants or whoo-hoo
used to express exuberant delight or approval

Word History

First Known Use

1697, in the meaning defined above

Time Traveler
The first known use of woo-hoo was in 1697

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Cite this Entry

“Woo-hoo.” Merriam-Webster.com Dictionary, Merriam-Webster, https://www.merriam-webster.com/dictionary/woo-hoo. Accessed 2 Dec. 2023.

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