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hur·rah (hoo·ray [or] hur·ray)

hurrah (hooray [or] hurray)

 
pronunciation:
h ra [or] hr eI
parts of speech:
interjection, intransitive verb, transitive verb, noun
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part of speech: interjection
definition: used as an exclamation of joy, approval, triumph, encouragement, or the like.
Hurrah! We won!
 
part of speech: intransitive verb
inflections: hurrahs, hoorays, hurrays, hurrahing, hooraying, hurraying, hurrahed, hoorayed, hurrayed
definition: to shout cheers, as of "hurrah!"
The boys hurrahed when they heard that school would be closed because of snow.
similar words:
cheer
 
part of speech: transitive verb
definition: to greet or encourage with cheers, as of "hurrah".
similar words:
cheer
 
part of speech: noun
definition: a shout of "hurrah" or the like.
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