hooted


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hoot at (someone or something)

To yell at someone or something. Mom really hooted at me when she found out that I got a D in biology this semester.
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hooted

mod. alcohol intoxicated. Jed got himself good and hooted.
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McGraw-Hill's Dictionary of American Slang and Colloquial Expressions Copyright © 2006 by The McGraw-Hill Companies, Inc. All rights reserved.
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In the intervals of pandemonium, each chattered, cut up, hooted, screeched, and danced, himself sufficient unto himself, filled with his own ideas and volitions to the exclusion of all others, a veritable centre of the universe, divorced for the time being from any unanimity with the other universe-centres leaping and yelling around him.
The Aurora's whistle hooted a final announcement of departure.
Islamabad -- PML-N members of the parliament hooted at MNAs of the Pakistan Tehreek-e-Insaf (PTI) Wednesday as they arrived at assembly hall to participate in the joint session of the Parliament.
The poll showed 13% of motorists act aggressively if hooted at, with 5% slowing down.