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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)
    hupen
    tuten
    (Sirene, Nebelhorn usw.)
    heulen
    tuten
    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)hoots of derision/scorn
    verächtliches Gejohle
    hoots of laughter
    johlendes Gelächter
  • 3 (signal)
    (of vehicle) Hupen Neutr.
    (of siren, foghorn) Heulen Neutr.
    Tuten Neutr.
    give a hoot of or on one's horn (Fahrer)
  • 4 [informal]I don't care or give a hoot or two hoots what you do
    es ist mir völlig piepegal, was du tust
    es ist mir völlig schnuppe, was du tust [informal]
    not matter a hoot or two hoots [to somebody]
    [jemandem] völlig schnuppe sein [informal]
  • 5 [informal] (cause of laughter)what a hoot!
    zum Kaputtlachen! [informal]
    be a hoot
    zum Schießen sein [informal]

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