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hoot
British English: /huːt/
American English: /hut/

Translation of hoot in German:

intransitive verb

  • 1
    (call out)
    hoot with laughter
    in johlendes Gelächter ausbrechen
  • 3
    (Fahrzeug, Fahrer)
    (Sirene, Nebelhorn usw.)
    hoot at somebody/something
    jemanden/etwas anhupen

transitive verb

  • heulen od. tuten lassen
    (Sirene, Nebelhorn)
    hoot one's horn horn 1 4

noun

  • 1 (shout) See examples:hoots of derision/scorn
    verächtliches Gejohle
    hoots of laughter
    johlendes Gelächter
  • 3 (signal) (of vehicle)
    Hupen, das
    (of siren, foghorn)
    Heulen, das
    Tuten, das
    give a hoot of or on one's horn (Fahrer)
  • 4 [colloquial]I don't care or give a hoot or two hoots what you do
    es ist mir völlig piepegal od. schnuppe [colloquial], was du tust
    not matter a hoot or two hoots [to somebody]
    [jemandem] völlig schnuppe sein
    [colloquial]
  • 5 [colloquial] (cause of laughter) See examples:what a hoot!
    zum Kaputtlachen!
    [colloquial]
    be a hoot
    [colloquial]

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