follow Dictionary.com

Submit your word to be a Word of the Day!

rootin'-tootin'

Slang definitions & phrases for rootin'-tootin'

rootin'-tootin'

adjective

Boisterous; noisy; vigorous: He's a hifalutin' rootin'-tootin' son of a gun from Arizona

[1924+; probably fr rooting, ''cheering loudly,'' and tooting, ''blowing a horn'']


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

Word of the Day

Word Value for rootin

0
0
Scrabble Words With Friends

Nearby words for rootin'-tootin'