hooter

[ hoo-ter ]
/ ˈhu tər /

noun

a person or thing that hoots: Some nights it's hard to sleep because those nesting owls are such noisy hooters.
hooters, Slang: Vulgar. a woman’s breasts.
British. a car horn, siren, or loud whistle.
British Slang. the nose.

QUIZZES

BECOME A PRO CHEF WITH THIS EXQUISITE CUISINE QUIZ!

Even if you can't be a professional chef, you can at least talk like one with this vocabulary quiz.
Question 1 of 9
You may have read the word "simmer" in a recipe or two, but what does it really mean?

Origin of hooter

First recorded in 1665–75; hoot1 + -er1
Dictionary.com Unabridged Based on the Random House Unabridged Dictionary, © Random House, Inc. 2020

Example sentences from the Web for hooter

British Dictionary definitions for hooter

hooter
/ (ˈhuːtə) /

noun mainly British

a person or thing that hoots, esp a car horn
slang a nose
Collins English Dictionary - Complete & Unabridged 2012 Digital Edition © William Collins Sons & Co. Ltd. 1979, 1986 © HarperCollins Publishers 1998, 2000, 2003, 2005, 2006, 2007, 2009, 2012