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hoot

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1 a loud vocal expression of strong emotion
  • The courtroom erupted in hoots of laughter upon hearing the witness's sarcastic retort.
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2 a vocal sound made to express scorn or disapproval
  • He ignored the hoots and jeers coming from the back of the crowd and kept on speaking.
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3 the smallest amount or part imaginable
  • I don't give a hoot what you think!
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4 someone or something that is very funny
  • That stand-up comic is a hoot.
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