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Halloo

Hal`loo´   Pronunciation: hăl`lŌ´
n.1.A loud exclamation; a call to invite attention or to incite a person or an animal; a shout.
List! List! I hear
Some far off halloo break the silent air.
- Milton.
v. i.1.To cry out; to exclaim with a loud voice; to call to a person, as by the word halloo.
[imp. & p. p. Hallooed (-lŌd"); p. pr. & vb. n. Hallooing.]
Country folks hallooed and hooted after me.
- Sir P. Sidney.
v. t.1.To encourage with shouts.
2.To chase with shouts or outcries.
If I fly . . . Halloo me like a hare.
- Shak.
3.To call or shout to; to hail.
interj.1.An exclamation to call attention or to encourage one. Now mostly replaced by hello.
Noun1.halloo - a shout to attract attention; "he gave a great halloo but no one heard him"
Verb1.halloo - urge on with shouts; "halloo the dogs in a hunt"
2.halloo - shout `halloo', as when greeting someone or attracting attention
egg on, incite, prod
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