[ hoo-ter ]
/ ˈhu tər /


a person or thing that hoots.
British. a car horn.
British Slang. the nose.


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Origin of hooter

First recorded in 1665–75; hoot1 + -er1
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British Dictionary definitions for hooters

/ (ˈhuːtə) /

noun mainly British

a person or thing that hoots, esp a car horn
slang a nose
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