Meaning of “whoop” in the English Dictionary

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whoopverb [ I/T ]

us /hwup, wup, hwʊp, wʊp/

to shout loudly and in an excited way:

[ I ] I was so happy it was hard not to whoop out loud.
noun [ C ] us /hwup, wup, hwʊp, wʊp/

Jake let out a whoop of triumph.


(Definition of “whoop” from the Cambridge Academic Content Dictionary © Cambridge University Press)