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hooter

[hoo-ter] /ˈhu tər/
noun
1.
a person or thing that hoots.
2.
British. a car horn.
3.
British Slang. the nose.
Origin
1665-1675
1665-75; hoot1 + -er1
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  • Seldom seen but often heard, the eight-hooter enlivens a winter walk.
  • The tornado traveled east into an open field off of hooter road west, where it entered a wooded area.
British Dictionary definitions for hooter

hooter

/ˈhuːtə/
noun (mainly Brit)
1.
a person or thing that hoots, esp a car horn
2.
(slang) a nose
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Word Origin and History for hooter
n.

by 1823, "anything that hoots," especially an owl, agent noun from hoot (v.). Slang meaning "nose" is from 1958. Meaning "a woman's breast" (usually in plural hooters) attested by 1972. The Hooters restaurant chain began 1983 in Clearwater, Florida, U.S.

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Slang definitions & phrases for hooter

hooter

noun

A marijuana cigarette (1960s+ Students)


The Dictionary of American Slang, Fourth Edition by Barbara Ann Kipfer, PhD. and Robert L. Chapman, Ph.D.
Copyright (C) 2007 by HarperCollins Publishers.
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