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yo-ho

[ yoh-hoh ]
/ yoʊˈhoʊ /
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interjection
(used as a call or shout to attract attention, accompany effort, etc.)
verb (used without object), yo-hoed, yo-ho·ing.
to shout “yo-ho!”
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Origin of yo-ho

First recorded in 1760–70
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