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1whoop/ˈhuːp, ˈwuːp/verb
whoopswhoopedwhooping
1whoop
/ˈhuːp, ˈwuːp/
verb
whoopswhoopedwhooping
Learner's definition of WHOOP  
[no object]informal
: to shout loudly in an enthusiastic or excited way

whoop it up

informal
: to celebrate and have fun in a noisy way
2whoop/ˈhuːp, ˈwuːp/noun
pluralwhoops
2whoop
/ˈhuːp, ˈwuːp/
noun
pluralwhoops
Learner's definition of WHOOP  
[count]
: a high, loud sound expressing enthusiasm or excitement — usually singular

big whoop

US, informal
— used in an ironic way to say that something is not important or impressive
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