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hooty

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hooty

adjective

Excellent; delightful; amusing: Wasn't that a hooty rendition? (1980s+)

The Dictionary of American Slang, Fourth Edition by Barbara Ann Kipfer, PhD. and Robert L. Chapman, Ph.D.
Copyright (C) 2007 by HarperCollins Publishers.
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  • hooty the Owl had been hunting in the lower end of the Green Meadows.

  • They meant that hooty was thinking of the good meal he was going to have.

  • It seemed to him that hooty wasn't holding him as tightly as at first.

  • hooty the Owl answered him at once and flew over to join him.

    Old Mother West Wind Thornton W. Burgess
  • They didn't like the dark part of the Green Forest into which hooty was leading them.

    Blacky the Crow Thornton W. Burgess
  • All this time the Crows were having what they called fun with Mrs. hooty.

    Blacky the Crow Thornton W. Burgess
  • And if Mrs. hooty has laid eggs this time of year, she must be crazy.

    Blacky the Crow Thornton W. Burgess
  • hooty and Mrs. hooty snapped their bills and hissed fiercely.

    Blacky the Crow Thornton W. Burgess
  • He was just trying to make trouble for hooty, to get even because hooty had been too smart for him.

    Blacky the Crow Thornton W. Burgess
  • It looked very much as if he weren't going to get even with hooty after all.

    Blacky the Crow Thornton W. Burgess

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