hoopla Meaning in the Cambridge English Dictionary
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hooplanoun

uk   us   /ˈhuːp.lɑː/

hoopla noun (GAME)

[U] UK (US ringtoss) a ​game in which a ​ring is ​thrown so that it ​falls over an ​object: a ​game of hoopla

hoopla noun (EXCITEMENT)

[S or U] mainly US excitingnoise and ​activity in ​celebration of an ​event: The ​usual hoopla ​surrounded the ​arrival of the ​popstar.
(Definition of hoopla from the Cambridge Advanced Learner’s Dictionary & Thesaurus © Cambridge University Press)

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hooplanoun [U]

 us   /ˈhup·lɑ, ˈhʊp-/
busyexcitement or a lot of ​publicattention for an ​event or ​activity: She ​loved the ​thrill of the ​shows, the ​elegantparties, the ​attention, the hoopla.
(Definition of hoopla from the Cambridge Academic Content Dictionary © Cambridge University Press)
Translations of “hoopla”
in Chinese (Simplified) 游戏, 投环套物游戏…
in Chinese (Traditional) 遊戲, 投環套物遊戲…
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