1. [ verb ] to utter a loud clamorous shout

: "the toughs and blades of the city hoot and bang their drums, drink arak, play dice, and dance."

Related terms: utter pant-hoot grunt-hoot boo
2. [ noun ] a loud raucous cry as of an awl
Related terms: cry
3. [ noun ] a cry or noise made to express displeasure or contempt
Synonyms: Bronx_cheer hiss raspberry razzing snort bird boo
Related terms: cry snore hiss hiss
4. [ noun ] something of little value
Synonyms: shucks damn tinker's_damn shit tinker's_dam red_cent darn

"his promise is not worth a damn" "not worth one red cent" "not worth shucks"

Related terms: worthlessness
Similar spelling:   hot