AskDefine | Define halloo

Dictionary Definition

halloo n : a shout to attract attention; "he gave a great halloo but no one heard him"

Verb

1 urge on with shouts; "halloo the dogs in a hunt"
2 shout `halloo', as when greeting someone or attracting attention

User Contributed Dictionary

English

Interjection

halloo!
  1. Used to greet someone, or to catch their attention
  2. Used in hunting to urge on the pursuers

Noun

  1. A shout of halloo

Verb

to halloo
  1. To shout halloo
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