whoopee


Also found in: Thesaurus, Idioms, Wikipedia.
Related to whoopee: whoopee cushion

whoop·ee

 (wo͝op′ē, hwo͝op′ē, wo͞o′pē, hwo͞o′-) Slang
interj.
Used to express jubilance.
Idiom:
make whoopee Slang
1. To engage in a noisy, boisterous celebration.
2. To make love.

[Alteration of whoop.]

whoopee

interj
an exclamation of joy, excitement, etc
n
make whoopee
a. to engage in noisy merrymaking
b. to make love

whoop•ee

or whoop•ie

(interj. ˈʰwʊpˈi, ˈwʊpˈi, ˈʰwuˈpi, ˈwu-; n. ˈʰwʊp i, ˈwʊp i, ˈʰwu pi, ˈwu-)
Informal. interj.
1. (used as a shout of exuberant joy.)
n.
2. make whoopee,
a. to engage in uproarious merrymaking.
b. to make love.
Idiom.
[1875–80, Amer.; whoop + -ee, of uncertain orig.; compare yippee]
ThesaurusAntonymsRelated WordsSynonymsLegend:
Noun1.whoopee - noisy and boisterous revelrywhoopee - noisy and boisterous revelry  
revel, revelry - unrestrained merrymaking
Translations

whoopee

[wʊˈpiː]
A. EXCL¡estupendo!
B. N to make whoopee (o.f.) → divertirse una barbaridad
C. CPD whoopee cushion Ncojín m de ventosidades

whoopee

[hwʊˈpiː] excl (= hooray) → youpi!whooping cough [ˈhuːpɪŋkɒf] ncoqueluche f

whoopee

n to make whoopee (dated inf)Rabatz machen (dated inf)
interjhurra, juchhe(i)

whoopee

[wʊˈpiː]
1. exclurrà!, evviva!
2. n to make whoopee (fam) → fare baldoria
References in periodicals archive ?
Oor Wullie's Big Bucket Trail Nationwide, until Aug 30 From Oor Wullie reimagined as fellow Scottish icons Billy Connolly, The Proclaimers and Andy Murray, to imaginative versions where he is turned into a whoopee cushion, boy scout, samurai and superhero, make sure you track down as many of th t ular you can.
Summary: New Delhi (India), Apr 27 (ANI): Adding to the excitement of the fans, Dwayne Johnson shared a whoopee video from the sets of Jumanji as they shoot in New Mexico.
Astro's Chinese New Year mascot Whoopee dropped in on the Malay Mail's refurbished office at Redberry City here to mark the Year of the Dog.
5 Think happy thoughts, like, "What would I do with PS100,000 if I won it on The National Lottery Christmas Countdown scratchcard that Uncle Howard gave me?" That should put a smile on your face to mask the horror at being given a whoopee cushion.
I'M AN old-fashioned man Used to paper and pen, But when you walked away Thought I'd never see you again, You shouted, send me a text, I thought OMG, Whoopee! You gave me your web address So I'm sending you this "E" I fink U R luvly, I fink U R greete, When U receive this email, Hope U don't delete It's a funnly way to talk But hey, what the heck I'd ask U out for dynner If I cud find The "spellcheck" I know I am not PC But it's U I am trying to win, Please don't click your mouse And send me to the recycle bin I am not a modem man U said "See you later" It's a while for me to start up, But I know I could data She'll probaby drag and drop me, My giggle bites aren't worth her I forgot my memory has gone, As I am just a "silver surfer".
Their collaboration resulted in this year's series of performances under the banner of "Fine and Dandy." The festival began last week with the 1928 musical "Whoopee!" - its last performances are Friday through Sunday - followed by a series of concerts that include "Rhapsody in Blue," billed as the best of the '20s, an evening of hot jazz called "Riverboat Shuffle" and a tribute called "Careless Love," in which guest artist Clairdee and local singers Marisa Frantz and Siri Vik honor jazz-and-blues era singers Ethel Waters, Bessie Smith and Annette Hanshaw.
Thanksgiving Bake Sale Pies, cakes, whoopee pies, cookies, coffee cakes, cupcakes, dinner rolls, and cheesecakes, 9 a.m.-1 p.m.
- This is an app that acts like a Whoopee Cushion, also known as farting bag.
While seduced by the high life (and making whoopee with Heard), Hemsworth's conscience kicks in.
and if the puritan in me sees two cats making whoopee in the barn I
It compiles recipes from food bloggers, bakeries and bakers across the country, packs in color photos throughout, and provides many variations on traditional themes, from a creme broulee with caramelized blood oranges to maple pumpkin pie and caramel whoopee pies.