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Related to make whoopee: make whoopie, in favor of, for the most part, set out, refer to
make whoopee1 celebrate wildly. 2 make love. informal
make ˈwhoopee(old-fashioned, informal) celebrate in a noisy way: Here’s a photo of us making whoopee at Dave’s wedding.
1. To engage in a noisy, boisterous celebration.
2. To make love.
Celebrate noisily; a genteelly humorous term for having intercourse. In either chase, “whoopee” is the sound of enjoyment. “Makin' Whoopee” is the title of a 1928 hit song by Eddie Cantor, a cautionary tale in which the man in question goes from courtship to marriage to fatherhood and other responsibilities and finally to divorce.