whooper

[ hoo-per, hwoo-, woo- ]

noun
  1. a person or thing that whoops.

  1. Informal. whooping crane.

Origin of whooper

1
First recorded in 1650–60; whoop + -er1

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British Dictionary definitions for whooper

whooper

whooper swan

/ (ˈwuːpə) /


noun
  1. a large white Old World swan, Cygnus cygnus, having a black bill with a yellow base and a noisy whooping cry

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