Definition of yo-heave-ho in US English:

yo-heave-ho

noun & exclamation

  • another term for heave-ho
    • ‘They will apply themselves to the job with a hearty yo-heave-ho.’
    • ‘A Chinese writer said the yo-heave-ho of those vendors is a language art.’
    • ‘Their unique and facetious yo-heave-ho was so attractive.’

Pronunciation

yo-heave-ho

/ˌyōˌhēvˈhō//ˌjoʊˌhivˈhoʊ/