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      n  
1    the mournful wavering cry of some owls  
2    a similar sound, such as that of a train whistle  
3    a jeer of derision  
4    Informal   an amusing person or thing  
5    not give a hoot   not to care at all  
      vb  
6    often foll by: at   to jeer or yell (something) contemptuously (at someone)  
7    tr   to drive (political speakers, actors on stage, etc.) off or away by hooting  
8    intr   to make a hoot  
9    intr     (Brit)   to blow a horn  
     (C13 hoten, of imitative origin)  
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exp.
be consumed by an emotion; experience an intense feeling
be beside oneself with joy/ grief/ anger etc.
exp.
do something which puts you in a very difficult situation and limits the way that you can act
v.
utter a soliloquy ; talk to oneself
exp.
have a great time; enjoy oneself
exp.
to be unable to think for oneself
used in a condescending way
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