yo-ho-ho

yo-ho-ho

interj
1. an exclamation to call attention
2. (Nautical Terms) another word for yo-heave-ho
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References in classic literature ?
"Fifteen men on the dead man's chest-- Yo-ho-ho, and a bottle of rum!"
Often I have heard the house shaking with "Yo-ho-ho, and a bottle of rum," all the neighbours joining in for dear life, with the fear of death upon them, and each singing louder than the other to avoid remark.
His black eye patch, his bottle and his sozzled cry yo-ho-ho were what completed the image of a pirate in my mind's eye.
Which no doubt has echoed to "Fifteen men on the Dead Man's Chest Yo-ho-ho and a bottle of rum..!" The sale of the estate is being |handled by Knight Frank (joint agents with Smiths Gore) on 01789 297 735.
On "Black Sails,'' expect no snarling, swashbuckling or chanteys of "yo-ho-ho and a bottle of rum,'' however much rum may be actually quaffed.
ADD a Ho-Ho-Ho to the Yo-Ho-Ho because Liverpool's newest restaurant is in festive mood.
11 The quotation 'Yo-ho-ho and a bottle of rum' is from which children's adventure by Robert Louis Stevenson?
Except those of Tim Pawlenty, who recently said that "if you can find a good or service on the Internet, then the federal government probably doesn't need to be doing it." There are plenty of private prison operators on the Web, although they like to be called "reentry services." Also mercenaries, although Academi, which used to be called Xe, which used to be called Blackwater, prefers the term "security solutions provider." Yo-ho-ho and a bottle of rug cleaner.
But it demonstrates the point that we all love salt-flecked beards and some yo-ho-ho. It must run in our blood, especially in a maritime city like Liverpool.
YO-HO-HO: Martin Klebba with pirate co-stars Kevin McNally, Johnny Depp and Orlando Bloom.
So rascally in tone you might expect "yo-ho-ho's" and festive eye-patches, "Confessions of an Eco-Terrorist" chronicles filmmaker Peter Jay Brown's three decades of adventures with the Sea Shepherd Conservation Society, which goes around the globe ramming illegal fishing boats and otherwise making itself obnoxious wherever marine environmental crimes are committed.
"This hilariously exciting book already reads like a film treatment, jumping from one cinematic, doom-filled episode to the next as it cuts its bloody way through the encyclopedia of piracy from 'Ahoy' to 'Yo-ho-ho.' ...