whoopee

[n. hwoop-ee, woop-ee, hwoo-pee, woo-; interj. hwoop-ee, woop-ee, hwoo-pee, woo-] Informal.
interjection
1.
(used as a shout of exuberant joy.)
Idioms
2.
make whoopee, to engage in uproarious merrymaking.
Also, whoopie.


Origin:
1875–80, Americanism; whoop + -ee of uncertain origin; cf. yippee

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whoopee
 
interj
1.  an exclamation of joy, excitement, etc
 
n
2.  make whoopee
 a.  to engage in noisy merrymaking
 b.  to make love

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Example sentences
He is a satirist with a heart, a moralist with a whoopee cushion, a cynic who wants to believe.
Whether you are intent on making money or making whoopee, you will have plenty of stamina for burning midnight oil.
Oh, we've dallied with the whoopee cq cushion, gone through the fake dog poo phase and toyed with the hand buzzer.
Another sugary treat here is whoopee pie: two chocolate cookies or cakes with white icing sandwiched in the middle.
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