hal•loPronunciation: (hu-lō'), [key]
—interj., n., pl. -los,
—v., -loed, -lo•ing.
(used to call or answer someone, or to incite dogs in hunting.)
the cry “hallo!”
a shout of exultation.
to call with a loud voice; shout; cry, as after hunting dogs.
to incite or chase (something) with shouts and cries of “hallo!”
to cry “hallo” to (someone).
to shout (something). Also,halloa,halloo,hallow,hillo,hilloa,hullo,hulloo.
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