[ yeet ]

  1. (an exclamation of enthusiasm, approval, triumph, pleasure, joy, etc.): If we're lucky, all of Wisconsin will be yelling “Yeet!” when the Packers make a second trip to Tampa this year.

verb (used with object)
  1. to hurl or move forcefully: Somebody just yeeted a water bottle into the crowd.He's an early riser, so his mom never had to yeet him out of bed!

verb (used without object)
  1. to move forcefully or quickly: My cat yeeted out of there in a big hurry.

Origin of yeet

First recorded in 2005–10; exclamation of excitement that spread as the name of a dance in Black social media culture

Words Nearby yeet Unabridged Based on the Random House Unabridged Dictionary, © Random House, Inc. 2023

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