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whoops

noun
plural of whoop

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1 a loud vocal expression of strong emotion
  • let out a whoop of joy

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2 the smallest amount or part imaginable
  • he acts so rudely that I doubt he gives a whoop about other people's feelings

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whoops

verb
present tense third-person singular of whoop

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“Whoops.” Merriam-Webster.com Thesaurus, Merriam-Webster, https://www.merriam-webster.com/thesaurus/whoops. Accessed 29 Oct. 2020.

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