yippee

interjection yip·pee \ ˈyi-pē \

Definition of yippee

used to express exuberant delight or triumph

Examples of yippee in a Sentence

  1. she took one look at the new car in the driveway and exclaimed, “Yippee!”

First Known Use of yippee

1906

yippee Synonyms

Synonyms
glory (or glory be), ha (or hah), hallelujah, hey, hot dog, huzzah, wahoo [chiefly West], whee, whoopee, yahoo, hooray
Related Words
wow, zowie; ooh; gee, gee whiz, gosh
Near Antonyms
alack, alas, aw, boo

YIPPEE Defined for English Language Learners

yippee

interjection

Definition of yippee for English Language Learners

  • —used to express delight or joy



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