Definition of hooter in English:
1chiefly British A siren or steam whistle, especially one used as a signal for work to begin or finish.
- I can remember when steam called the worker to his work; every factory had a steam whistle or hooter, all different notes, and they could be heard, and responded to, all over town.
- His entrance to the ring on Thursday was met by a deafening noise of applause, whistle-blowing, chanting and hooters going off.
- With countless bends along the Thames, whistles and hooters would sound incessantly day and night as the ships passed.
1.1The horn of a motor vehicle.
- One said he was unable to work because of the noise coming from the horns and hooters of the passing lorries and cars!
- Other essential parts that are sometimes out of order, are headlights, indicators, hooters and interior overhead lamps.
- Shopping in Hanoi is a harassing and stressful business with all the people, bikes and hooters, pollution and dirt.
2 informal A person’s nose.
- That's not to say that I won't put a couple of quid in for red nose day, but I'll pass on the hooter for the front grill if you don't mind.
- Visitors and returners were dealt with but again no use was made of the Angeles visitor whose hooter was a serious threat to our own Bigger Nose Bastard.
- I don't mean really massive hooters so that from the side the girl looks like an axe, or anything, but, you know, a proper nose.
Words that rhyme with hooteraccoutre (US accouter), commuter, computer, disputer, looter, neuter, pewter, polluter, recruiter, refuter, rooter, saluter, scooter, shooter, souter, suitor, tooter, transmuter, tutor, uprooter
Definition of hooter in:
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