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Expressing wild excitement or joy:‘I shouted ‘Whoopee’ and went for a swim’
- ‘I start, whoopee, a new show on Tuesday in England, which is called the ‘X-Factor.’’
- ‘I thought I had a dentist after all these years - whoopee.’
- ‘There are just three more days to get through and then, whoopee, it's the big one: New Year's Eve.’
- ‘I feel no wild whoopee, just a quiet thankfulness and feeling of ‘flatness’.’
- ‘Goodie goodie, it's London airport again, terminal 4, whoopee.’
- ‘After an exchange of letters, I have finally got my appointment for next week - whoopee, I am still alive to attend it, thank God.’
- ‘And there I was-dark, red hair, messily tied up and in dusty clothes - whoopee.’
- ‘Also, the neighbors probably just think, ‘Free music, whoopee!’’
- ‘She announced the Hotel deal as the first success of the new Delegates Charter at the Congress venue - to a round of whoopees and widespread applause.’
- ‘Everyone was pleased at the prospect that someone had stood up against our tyrant of a principal, and whoopee, that person was me.’
1[mass noun] Wild revelry:‘hours of parades and whoopee’
pleasure, entertainment, enjoyment, amusement, excitement, gratificationView synonyms
- ‘However, the collective whoopee was abruptly halted when the small print was made known.’
- ‘But to pay 4.50 leva for eight small pieces of chicken and a hint of rice is not my idea of whoopee.’
- 1.1dated [count noun] A wild party:‘they agreed to mount a serious whoopee on the premises’
social gathering, gathering, social occasion, social event, social function, function, get-together, celebration, reunion, festivity, jamboree, reception, at-home, soirée, socialView synonyms
- ‘I'm not so sure that they will prioritise the late night whoopees on private property.’
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