toot


Also found in: Dictionary, Thesaurus, Medical, Acronyms, Wikipedia.

toot (one's) own horn

To boast or brag about one's own abilities, skills, success, achievements, etc. I don't mean to toot my own horn, but this pasta sauce I made is quite delicious! I can't stand being around Marcus ever since his company became such a massive success. The guy just can't stop tooting his own horn!
See also: horn, toot

toot (one's) own trumpet

To boast or brag about one's own abilities, skills, success, achievements, etc. I don't mean to toot my own trumpet, but this pasta sauce I made is quite delicious! I can't stand being around Marcus since his company became such a massive success. The guy just can't stop tooting his own trumpet!
See also: toot, trumpet

blow one's own horn

 and toot one's own horn
Fig. to brag. Gary sure likes to toot his own horn. "I hate to blow my own horn," said Bill, "but I am always right."
See also: blow, horn

darn tooting

 and darn tootin'
absolutely. You're darn tooting I'll be there. I wouldn't miss it for the world.
See also: darn, toot

blow your own trumpet

  (British & Australian) also blow/toot your own horn (American & Australian)
to tell other people how good and successful you are Anyone will tell you she's one of the best journalists we've got, although she'd never blow her own horn.
See also: blow, trumpet

blow one’s own horn

and toot one’s own horn
tv. to brag. Gary sure likes to toot his own horn. Say something nice. I’m not one to blow my own horn.
See also: blow, horn

toot one’s own horn

verb
See also: horn, toot

rooting-tooting

mod. exciting; renown; famous; illustrious. (A vague adjective of praise.) We really had a rooting-tooting time last weekend.

toot

1. n. a binge; a drinking spree. Harry’s on a toot again.
2. tv. & in. to drink copiously. She could toot booze from dusk to dawn.
3. n. an emotional jag of some kind. She’s on a toot about how nobody loves her anymore.
4. n. a line or dose of cocaine; cocaine. These tootheads get sort of frantic when they can’t get a toot.
5. tv. & in. to snort a portion of cocaine. She tooted a couple of lines and came back.
References in periodicals archive ?
The notion of the status quo being an enemy, a vulnerability, is very, very high among Timken employees," Mr Toot feels.
The sale represents the final Toot & Moo divestiture by Vire.
In particular, Toot was recognized for urging small steel producers and suppliers to take on bigger roles at AISI; for encouraging collaborative projects that have kept AISI and its member companies on the leading edge of steelmaking research and development; and for expanding market development, customer relations and image strengthening programs.
Toot further stressed that the chief reason for this $40 million project was competition.
Toot said this action is in addition to the company's previously announced initiative to streamline administrative activities and reduce overall administrative costs.
noted that for several years Toot had been sharing CEO duties with him.
Toot said, "Gene Little's background and experience provide the perfect combination for this important position.
Royce//Ayr says with this setup, the toot does not need to change, just program the cutting direction.
Toot and Puddle are two pigs who are very good friends.
Horizon Wimba has released Pronto, a free instant messaging and voice chat toot that allows students and instructors to spontaneously meet live online at any time to discuss their coursework, Features include instant messaging, voice over IP audio, and group IM and VoIP.
Kenny and his wife both worked at Santana Restaurant in Newcastle and his friends would toot their horn twice when they passed to remember him.
Al Jolson performed Toot Toot Tootsie, Goodbye, Mammy and Blue Skies in a soundtrack that was almost entirely music.
20 /PRNewswire/ -- Toot & Puddle, a new original, half-hour animated adventure series, is set to debut on NOGGIN, the 24-hour commercial-free educational preschool network from Nickelodeon, with two back-to-back episodes on Sunday, Nov.
This management, reporting, and security toot will help streamline new user imports to the system by allowing bulk additions.