Definition of hooptie in English:


Line breaks: hoop|tie
Pronunciation: /ˈhuːpti


US informal
  • A car, especially an old or dilapidated one.
    More example sentences
    • After I fight for 20 minutes with the ice covering my hooptie, I get in and pull off into the winter mess.
    • A hottie driving a $700 Cadillac hooptie gets a Rolls Royce grill and a third brake light that flashes hearts.
    • Various things make for some nice hood ornaments on a hooptie wagon with no wheels whatsoever.


1960s: of unknown origin.

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