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Whoop \Whoop\, v. i. [imp. & p. p. Whooped; p. pr. & vb. n. Whooping.] [OE. houpen. See Hoop, v. i.] [1913 Webster]
To utter a whoop, or loud cry, as eagerness, enthusiasm, or enjoyment; to cry out; to shout; to halloo; to utter a war whoop; to hoot, as an owl. [1913 Webster] Each whooping with a merry shout. --Wordsworth. [1913 Webster] When naught was heard but now and then the howl Of some vile cur, or whooping of the owl. --W. Browne. [1913 Webster]
To cough or breathe with a sonorous inspiration, as in whooping cough. [1913 Webster]


Etymology 1

Gay slang, Southern.


  1. Flawless
    Her hair was whooped!
    She was whooped out of her damn mind!

Etymology 2

From the verb whoop + -ed (verb from).


  1. past of whoop
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