Nearby words

  1. huygens, christiaan,
  2. huysmans,
  3. huysmans, joris karl,
  4. huyton-with-roby,
  5. huzza,
  6. huánuco,
  7. huáscar,
  8. hué,
  9. hv,
  10. hvac

Origin of huzzah

1565–75; variant of earlier hussa, hissa sailors' cry; see hoise

Related formsun·huz·zahed, adjective

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British Dictionary definitions for huzzah

huzzah

/ (həˈzɑː) /

interjection, noun, verb

an archaic word for hurrah

Word Origin for huzzah

C16: of unknown origin

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