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also: hurrayPronunciation: /hʊˈreɪ/
American English: /həˈrɑ/
British English: /hʊˈrɑː/

exclamation, noun

  • hooray
    Example sentences
    • Holiday plans to Spain were also discussed - hurrah!
    • It's hoped that this will be an annual event - hurrah!
    • They had disappeared when I went to bed last night, and I was like, hurrah!
    Example sentences
    • Everyone ought to lead a parade once in their life, just to experience the curious sensation of marching down the middle of the street to cheers and hurrahs.
    • But when you are woken up by jugglers throwing batons and chainsaws, and all the hurrahs, that gets a little annoying.
    • Actually, the Italian Prime Minister deserves a double chorus of hurrahs!
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