(used as an exclamation of joy, applause, appreciation, etc.) hurrah!
the exclamation “huzzah.”
an instance of giving praise or applause; accolade: The newspaper's review was one big huzzah for the new movie.
verb (used without object)
verb (used with object) 5.
to salute with huzzahs.
Origin: 1565–75; Related forms
variant of earlier hussa, hissa
sailors' cry; see hoise