AskDefine | Define halloo

Dictionary Definition

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


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

User Contributed Dictionary



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


  1. A shout of halloo


to halloo
  1. To shout halloo
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