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Definition of the noun hooey
What does hooey mean as a name of something?
noun - plural: hooeys
- senseless talk
- usage: argot / cant / jargon / lingo / patois / slang / vernacular
- lexical domain: Communicative Processes - nouns denoting communicative processes and contents
- synonyms of hooey: poppycock / stuff / stuff and nonsense
- more generic words: bunk / hokum / meaninglessness / nonsense / nonsensicality = a message that seems to convey no meaning
Alternative definition of the noun hooey
- [slang] Silly talk or writing; nonsense.
Hooey was a humour magazine published by Popular Magazines in the 1930s. It presented spoof ads and articles much in the manner popularised by the 50s magazine Mad.
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Crossword Puzzle Dictionary (2015)
by Murali Mohan Hundigam
secular Nonsense—balderdash, bosh, bunk, claptrap, guff, humbug, hokum, riffle, twaddle, hokum, hogwash, hooey, fiddlefaddle, fiddlededee, poppycock, hooey, bunk, bunkum, baloney, piffle, twaddle, fiddlesticks, drivel, doggerel, flimflam, ...
THE ENCYCLOPAEDIC DICTIONARY (1896)
J lour, hooey to wine-yellow . hard- -m, . *u. gr., 1*516. Comput. . SUkn, #»., . onuna, *7 -j., . water. li lO , carbon. J . iyiuxajan. 0*74. (Zkmo.) [Tit Hirelm fTaMsM _ the several German Mvompi] A gold rnwny current in Germany, and worth oum ...
by Jana Ranson
buoy, chewy, dewy, fluey, gluey, gooey, hooey, Louie, Louis, phooey, screwy. (3) chop suey. (4) ratatouille. (2) bowery, cowry, dowry, flowery, Maori, showery. - uhr-ee (2) burry, curry, flurry, furry, fury, houri, hurry, jury, scurry, slurry, surrey, ...
by Philip D. Morehead
Slang, tommyrot, applesauce, fudge, gas, yawp, baloney, hooey, blah, malarkey, bull[shit], horse[shit], crap. Verbs—mean nothing, not mean a thing; jabber, babble, twaddle (see Nouns); scrabble, scribble, scrawl, doodle; drivel, slaver, drool.
by Kevin Mitchell
screwy chewy dewy Drambuie gluey gooey hooey Louie phooey St. Louie script chipped dipped crypt equipped manuscript sipped transcript ...
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Scrabble value of H4O1O1E1Y4
The value of this 5-letter word is 11 points. It is included in the first and second editions of the Official Scrabble Players Dictionary.Couldn't select: Got error 28 from storage engine