huzzah


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huz·zah

also huz·za  (hə-zä′)
interj.
Used to express joy, encouragement, or triumph.
n.
1. A shout of "huzzah."
2. A cheer.

[Perhaps variant of Middle English hisse, heave!; see hoist.]

huzzah

(həˈzɑː)
interj, n, vb
an archaic word for hurrah
[C16: of unknown origin]

huz•zah

or huz•za

(həˈzɑ)

interj.
(used as an exclamation of joy, applause, appreciation, etc.)
[1565–75; variant of earlier hussa, hissa sailors' cry]

huzzah


Past participle: huzzahed
Gerund: huzzahing

Imperative
huzzah
huzzah
Present
I huzzah
you huzzah
he/she/it huzzahs
we huzzah
you huzzah
they huzzah
Preterite
I huzzahed
you huzzahed
he/she/it huzzahed
we huzzahed
you huzzahed
they huzzahed
Present Continuous
I am huzzahing
you are huzzahing
he/she/it is huzzahing
we are huzzahing
you are huzzahing
they are huzzahing
Present Perfect
I have huzzahed
you have huzzahed
he/she/it has huzzahed
we have huzzahed
you have huzzahed
they have huzzahed
Past Continuous
I was huzzahing
you were huzzahing
he/she/it was huzzahing
we were huzzahing
you were huzzahing
they were huzzahing
Past Perfect
I had huzzahed
you had huzzahed
he/she/it had huzzahed
we had huzzahed
you had huzzahed
they had huzzahed
Future
I will huzzah
you will huzzah
he/she/it will huzzah
we will huzzah
you will huzzah
they will huzzah
Future Perfect
I will have huzzahed
you will have huzzahed
he/she/it will have huzzahed
we will have huzzahed
you will have huzzahed
they will have huzzahed
Future Continuous
I will be huzzahing
you will be huzzahing
he/she/it will be huzzahing
we will be huzzahing
you will be huzzahing
they will be huzzahing
Present Perfect Continuous
I have been huzzahing
you have been huzzahing
he/she/it has been huzzahing
we have been huzzahing
you have been huzzahing
they have been huzzahing
Future Perfect Continuous
I will have been huzzahing
you will have been huzzahing
he/she/it will have been huzzahing
we will have been huzzahing
you will have been huzzahing
they will have been huzzahing
Past Perfect Continuous
I had been huzzahing
you had been huzzahing
he/she/it had been huzzahing
we had been huzzahing
you had been huzzahing
they had been huzzahing
Conditional
I would huzzah
you would huzzah
he/she/it would huzzah
we would huzzah
you would huzzah
they would huzzah
Past Conditional
I would have huzzahed
you would have huzzahed
he/she/it would have huzzahed
we would have huzzahed
you would have huzzahed
they would have huzzahed
References in classic literature ?
Tin pans and horns were added to the din, the popula- tion massed itself and moved toward the river, met the children coming in an open carriage drawn by shouting citizens, thronged around it, joined its home- ward march, and swept magnificently up the main street roaring huzzah after huzzah!
He whirled off another dead huzzah, and said, "I'm reformed, and this time I'll stay so, sure
He put the will carefully back in its place, and spread his mouth and swung his hat once, twice, three times around his head, in imitation of three rousing huzzahs, no sound issuing from his lips.
Strokes, thick and heavy, rattled upon the door and lower window-shutters as he ceased to speak, and a loud huzzah burst from the crowd; giving the listener, for the first time, some adequate idea of its immense extent.
Louis University, Watershed Cairns, Missouri American Water, the Missouri History Museum, the Missouri Department of Conservation and other regional partners to restore 500 miles of the Meramec, Big, Courtois, Bourbese and Huzzah rivers.
On the nose, bright fresh apple after an April shower; squeezy fresh to taste with a huzzah of apple bite freshness and lemon.
After all, there were seven lengths between runner-up Aureolin Gulf and Huzzah at the line, with the rest of the field strung out all over the Midlands.
HUZZAH could be the shout when he reports for duty at Wolverhampton.
Huzzah has also gone well at Wolverhampton in the past and was maddeningly denied by a short head over course and distance in March.
BARRY HILLS should enjoy a good day at Salisbury with Huzzah and Fadhaa holding excellent chances.
So thrice huzzah for our noble grocers--a finer bunch of men and women you could hardly hope to meet.
Others prominent in the betting who have yet to make the cut include Extraterrestrial and Mangham, but well backed horses with no worry on that score include Swop, Huzzah, Flipando and Zaahid.