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hoon

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Pronunciation: /huːn
 
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Australian /NZ informal

Definition of hoon in English:

noun

A lout or hooligan, especially a young man who drives recklessly: the whole family was wiped out because some drunken hoon had to drive his car

verb

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Behave in a loutish way, especially by driving recklessly: she noticed people hooning around Ohariu Valley

Origin

1930s: of unknown origin.

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