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hoot

US [hut]
UK [huːt]
  • n.大笑;大喊;可笑的事情(或人);(车辆的)喇叭声
  • v.发出大声;喊叫;(使汽车喇叭)鸣响;(猫头鹰)鸣叫
  • Web少女时代;我爱猫头鹰;猫头鹰的叫声
Simple Present:hoots  Present Participle:hooting  Past Tense:hooted  
hoot
v.
1.
[i]
发出大声;喊叫to make a loud noise
He had the audience hooting with laughter .
他令观众哄堂大笑。
Some people hooted in disgust.
有些人厌恶地大声嚷嚷。
2.
[i][t]
(使汽车喇叭)鸣响if a car hornhoots or youhoot orhoot the horn , the horn makes a loud noise
hooting cars
喇叭声大作的汽车
Why did he hoot at me?
他为什么对着我按喇叭?
Passing motorists hooted their horns.
路过的驾驶员按响了汽车喇叭。
The train hooted a warning(= the driver sounded the horn to warn people) .
火车鸣笛示警。
3.
[i]
(猫头鹰)鸣叫when an owlhoots , it makes a long calling sound
n.
1.
[c]
大笑;大喊a short loud laugh or shout
The suggestion was greeted by hoots of laughter .
这个建议引起了阵阵哄笑。
2.
[sing]
(informal)
可笑的事情(或人)a situation or a person that you find very funny
You ought to meet her─she's a hoot!
你应该见见她,她笑料十足!
3.
(车辆的)喇叭声the loud sound made by the horn of a vehicle
4.
(猫头鹰的)鸣叫声the cry of an owl
IDM
not care/give a hoot|not care/give two hoots
(informal)
丝毫不在乎not to care at all