Buy a ticket to their show and you might be surprised to see more than a few gay men in the audience cheering and hollering.
Mr. K had nothing but contempt for it all, sticking to his formula of discipline, repetition, and hollering.
But Obama stressed there was no whooping or hollering after the attack—they were all focused on getting the Navy SEALS out.
1690s, American English, variant of hollo (1540s) "to shout," especially "to call to the hounds in hunting," related to hello. Cf. colloquial yeller for yellow, etc. As a style of singing (originally Southern U.S.), first recorded 1936. Related: Hollered; hollering. As a noun, from 1896, earlier hollar (1825).
(also holler-song) A Southern black folk song with spoken or shouted words, a precursor of the blues song: You find hollers in many of Leadbelly's recordings and songs (1930s+)