halloo

Definitions of halloo
  1. noun
    a shout to attract attention
    “he gave a great halloo but no one heard him”
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    type of:
    call, cry, outcry, shout, vociferation, yell
    a loud utterance; often in protest or opposition
  2. verb
    shout `halloo', as when greeting someone or attracting attention
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    type of:
    call, cry, holler, hollo, scream, shout, shout out, squall, yell
    utter a sudden loud cry
  3. verb
    urge on with shouts
    halloo the dogs in a hunt”
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    type of:
    egg on, incite, prod
    urge on; cause to act
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