Whoop – meaning of the word and examples

To give a loud, excited shout, especially to show your enjoyment of or agreement with something. (Cambridge Dictionary)

To utter a whoop in expression of eagerness, enthusiasm, or enjoyment: Shout. (Merriam – Webster)

A loud cry of joy or excitement. (Oxford Dictionaries)

If you whoop, you shout loudly in a very happy or excited way. (Collins Dictionary)


Black preachers who whoop minstrels or ministers?


What is the ‘millennial whoop’ and why is it in every pop song?



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