verb (used without object), yo-hoed, yo-ho·ing.
Origin of yo-ho
Examples from the Web for yo-ho
But a sudden "Yo-ho" from the inspector breaks the quietude.
The music from the neighboring Casino reached their ears, with the "Yo-ho!"Fromont and Risler, Complete|Alphonse Daudet
It only remains to load up our precious cargo, get the ship ready for sea, and yo-ho!The Quest of the 'Golden Hope'|Percy F. Westerman
At that moment a couple of sailors began to haul at the rope run through the block; it tightened, and with a cheery “Yo-ho!”Mass' George|George Manville Fenn
If the occupant of a boat was questioned, and his "Yo-ho" did not sound familiar, he would be "towed" to the station.