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Synonyms for hoot

Synonyms for hoot

any of various derisive sounds of disapproval

something or someone uproariously funny or absurd

Synonyms for hoot

a loud raucous cry (as of an owl)

a cry or noise made to express displeasure or contempt

to utter a loud clamorous shout

utter the characteristic sound of owls

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He closed his eyes and almost succumbed to slumber, but he jumped up in fright when he heard the Owl hooting, "The Lion is going to die
Packed with fun and lots of hooting, it is a perfectly surprising bedtime story for reading to young children.
Researchers who studied European scops owls on a French island found that the hooting of males reflected their body weight.
Researchers who studied European scops owls found the hooting of males reflected their body weight.
They all come out on this Halloween night--a timid mouse, a diving bat, a hooting owl, an inky black cat, a ghost-costumed child, and a regular dog.
Directions: On a separate piece of paper, construct a graph showing each owl species and their hooting trends for the years featured in the data table above.
Amidst gasps and hooting, Brown confessed that he wasn't there to tell the crowd what it wanted to hear, an assertion no one was willing to challenge.
As he was doing so a van pulled up behind us and the woman driver started hooting her horn.
Still, what's not to like about a performance that gets an audience hooting and catcalling over the clatter of bristle brushes and trash-can lids?