Meaning of HURRAH in English

/heuh rah", -raw"/ , interj.

1. (used as an exclamation of joy, exultation, appreciation, encouragement, or the like.)


2. to shout "hurrah."


3. an exclamation of "hurrah."

4. hubbub; commotion; fanfare.

5. a colorful or tumultuous event; spectacle or celebration: We celebrated the centennial with a three-day hurrah.

6. last or final hurrah , a final moment or occasion of glory or achievement: The new play will be her last hurrah as an actress before she retires.

Also, hurray /heuh ray"/ , hooray, hoorah .

[ 1680-90; hurra ]

Random House Webster's Unabridged English dictionary.      Полный английский словарь Вебстер - Random House .