olé

[oh-ley]

interjection

(used as a shout of approval, triumph, or encouragement).

noun

a cry of “olé.”

Origin of olé

< Spanish (h)ole, probably of expressive orig.
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British Dictionary definitions for olé

olé

interjection

an exclamation of approval or encouragement customary at bullfights, flamenco dancing, and other Spanish or Latin American events

noun

a cry of olé

Word Origin for olé

Spanish, from Arabic wa-llāh, from wa and + allāh God

OLE

abbreviation for

object linking and embedding: a system for linking and embedding data, images, and programs from different sources
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Word Origin and History for olé

ole

1922, from Spanish olé "bravo!"

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