We orchestrated it all ourselves, called it “21 Nights from tooting.”
"Well, then I'll have to take one at a time," decided Betty, tooting the horn experimentally.
From beyond came the tooting of motor-horns as the cars returned.
There was a tooting of whistles, a clanging and ringing of bells, and the boat slowly moved away from the dock.
"That's all gone," said Joel, tooting around the table on his whistle.
He kept on pushing with the pole until Bert, with a laugh, made the tooting sound as Flossie had done.
And then followed a great yelling and tooting of horns and sounding of rattles.
Mr. tooting had likewise been a sojourner in the domain of the Duke of Putnam.
Whistles were tooting on every side as pilots signaled to one another.
On and on rattled the stage, the boys singing and tooting their horns to pass the time.
c.1500, ultimately imitative, also found in Middle Low German and Low German tuten "blow a horn." Related: Tooted; tooting. The noun is recorded from 1640s. Meaning "cocaine" is attested by 1977. Tooting as a strong affirmative (e.g. you're damned tootin') is attested from 1932, American English. Toots as a slang familiar form of address to a woman or girl is recorded from 1936, American English.
The cartoons, esp the regular syndicated series: And Garfield now ranks at the top in 'toonville (1990s+)