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English definition of “whoop”

whoop

verb [I]     /wuːp/
to give a loud , excited shout , especially to show your enjoyment of or agreement with something: The audience was whooping and clapping . → See also whooping coughExpressing and showing feelingsSounds made by humans with their mouths
(Definition of whoop verb from the Cambridge Advanced Learner's Dictionary & Thesaurus © Cambridge University Press)
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