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Meaning of "ho-ho" in the English dictionary

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PRONUNCIATION OF HO-HO

ho-ho  [ˈhəʊˈhəʊ] play
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GRAMMATICAL CATEGORY OF HO-HO

noun
adjective
verb
adverb
pronoun
preposition
conjunction
determiner
exclamation
Ho-Ho is an exclamation.
Exclamation is an expression or voice that reflects an emotion or exaltation.

WORDS THAT RHYME WITH HO-HO


Arapaho
əˈræpəˌhəʊ
azulejo
ˌæθuːˈleɪhəʊ
backhoe
ˈbækˌhəʊ
boho
ˈbəʊhəʊ
coho
ˈkəʊhəʊ
heigh-ho
ˈheɪˈhəʊ
hey-ho
ˈheɪˈhəʊ
ho
həʊ
hoe
həʊ
Idaho
ˈaɪdəˌhəʊ
Moho
ˈməʊhəʊ
Navajo
ˈnævəˌhəʊ
oho
əʊˈhəʊ
soho
səʊˈhəʊ
Tahoe
ˈtɑːhəʊ
tally-ho
ˌtælɪˈhəʊ
toho
təʊˈhəʊ
tuckahoe
ˈtʌkəˌhəʊ
what-ho
ˌwɒtˈhəʊ
yo-heave-ho
ˌjəʊhiːvˈhəʊ

WORDS THAT BEGIN LIKE HO-HO

ho
Ho Chi Minh
Ho Chi Minh City
ho hum
ho-hum
ho.
hoactzin
hoagie
hoar
hoard
hoarder
hoarding
hoarfrost
hoarhead
hoarhound
hoarier
hoariest
hoarily
hoariness
hoarse

WORDS THAT END LIKE HO-HO

ancho
billy-ho
echo
heave-ho
Jericho
Lesotho
macho
Minho
mucho
nacho
nympho
pho
poncho
psycho
rancho
right-ho
skanky-ho
who
yo-ho-ho
you-know-who

Synonyms and antonyms of ho-ho in the English dictionary of synonyms

SYNONYMS

Translation of «ho-ho» into 25 languages

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TRANSLATION OF HO-HO

Find out the translation of ho-ho to 25 languages with our English multilingual translator.
The translations of ho-ho from English to other languages presented in this section have been obtained through automatic statistical translation; where the essential translation unit is the word «ho-ho» in English.

Translator English - Chinese

嗬 - 嗬
1,325 millions of speakers

Translator English - Spanish

ho- ho
570 millions of speakers

English

ho-ho
510 millions of speakers

Translator English - Hindi

हो, हो
380 millions of speakers
ar

Translator English - Arabic

حو حو
280 millions of speakers

Translator English - Russian

хо-хо
278 millions of speakers

Translator English - Portuguese

ho -ho
270 millions of speakers

Translator English - Bengali

Ho-Ho
260 millions of speakers

Translator English - French

ho-ho
220 millions of speakers

Translator English - Malay

Ho-ho
190 millions of speakers

Translator English - German

ho-ho
180 millions of speakers

Translator English - Japanese

ホホーッ
130 millions of speakers

Translator English - Korean

호 - 호
85 millions of speakers

Translator English - Javanese

Ho-ho
85 millions of speakers
vi

Translator English - Vietnamese

ho -ho
80 millions of speakers

Translator English - Tamil

ஹோ-ஹோ
75 millions of speakers

Translator English - Marathi

हो-हो
75 millions of speakers

Translator English - Turkish

ho-ho
70 millions of speakers

Translator English - Italian

ho-ho
65 millions of speakers

Translator English - Polish

ho -ho
50 millions of speakers

Translator English - Ukrainian

хо - хо
40 millions of speakers

Translator English - Romanian

ho -ho
30 millions of speakers
el

Translator English - Greek

ho - ho
15 millions of speakers
af

Translator English - Afrikaans

ho -ho
14 millions of speakers
sv

Translator English - Swedish

ho - ho
10 millions of speakers
no

Translator English - Norwegian

ho -ho
5 millions of speakers

Trends of use of ho-ho

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TENDENCIES OF USE OF THE TERM «HO-HO»

The term «ho-ho» is very widely used and occupies the 16.172 position in our list of most widely used terms in the English dictionary.
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FREQUENCY OF USE OF THE TERM «HO-HO» OVER TIME

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Examples of use in the English literature, quotes and news about ho-ho

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10 ENGLISH BOOKS RELATING TO «HO-HO»

Discover the use of ho-ho in the following bibliographical selection. Books relating to ho-ho and brief extracts from same to provide context of its use in English literature.
1
Ho! Ho! Ho!
A compilation of holiday humor features more than 140 cartoons by Gahan Wilson, Roz Chast, Charles Addams, Brian Savage, Sidney Harris, and other notable artists
Sam Gross, James Charlton, Jim Charlton, 1990
2
Ho, Ho, Ho, Tucker!
A little white dog named Tucker loves Christmas so much that he gets carried away--even by Santa himself.
‎2007
3
When Santa Lost His Ho! Ho! Ho!
It's almost Christmas, and everyone—from Mrs.
Laura Rader, 2008
4
Ho-Ho-NOOO!
Bill Myers. dollar more than the cost of Violet's big—screen TV. There was the slight problem of being totally broke, but she could get an after—school job. After all, it was Christmastime. Plenty of stores needed help at Christmas. Now it's true  ...
Bill Myers, 2013
5
Ho! Ho! Weekend Warrior
Paul Borick. HO! HO! WEEKEND WARRIOR PAUL BORICK HO! HO! WEEKEND WARRIOR HO! HO! WEEKEND WARRIOR Paul Borick. 28198-BORI-softfront.
Paul Borick, 2005
6
Ho, Ho, Tyranny
HO, HO, TYRANNY A Lightheaded Look at the Tyranny of Old Age By Phyllis McCallum Koch To Carl "The answer to everything" A Play in One Act, Two Scenes CHARACTERS JIM SUE EMILY MELISSA FRANK FRANCES SYLVIA KATIE ...
7
Ho Ho Ho
Patrick Regan. _^J{___ >'. • J- ""f yjr^yy^^jff^^y^^rjEP'.-/ ^sfc V , And come sliding down the chimney With.
Patrick Regan, 2003
8
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Kentucky, 1870
9
Alvin Ho: Allergic to Girls, School, and Other Scary Things
Here's the first book in the beloved and hilarious Alvin Ho chapter book series, which has been compared to Diary of a Wimpy Kid and is perfect for both beginning and reluctant readers.
Lenore Look, 2008
10
Advances in Carbohydrate Chemistry and Biochemistry
O HO O OH OH O O OH OH O O O AcHN OH OH HO CO2H O HO AcHN HO HO O CO2H O HO AcHN HO HO OH Ceramide O HO O OH OH O O OH OH O O O AcHN OH OH HO CO 2 H O HO AcHN HO HO OH Ceramide O HO O OH OH O O  ...
‎2013

10 NEWS ITEMS WHICH INCLUDE THE TERM «HO-HO»

Find out what the national and international press are talking about and how the term ho-ho is used in the context of the following news items.
1
New Jersey Transit Approves 9% Fare Increase Amid Deficit …
A monthly rail pass between Manhattan and Bergen County's Ho-Ho-Kus, for example, will cost $310 rather than $284, according to a fare ... «Bloomberg, Jul 15»
2
Cultural Tipping Point? Don't Bet On It - The Rush Limbaugh Show
[M]edicine overall is often gory and gruesome." This is "medicine," you see? This is scientific research. (interruption) Dr. Mengele? Oh-ho-ho! «RushLimbaugh.com, Jul 15»
3
Boston keeps the feeling alive, thanks to fans | The Modesto Bee …
Or a song like ZZ Top, but with 'Ho-ho-hos' instead of their 'Ha-ha-has.' People can sing along because they know all the songs. It's just a fun ... «Modesto Bee, Jul 15»
4
PrideSource - Parting Glances: Your Wrinkle Room, Or Mine
There's nothing quite as ho-ho-hum as other people's sex lives. Unless, of course, they're young, pretty, age legal and available of their own ... «pride source.com, Jul 15»
5
TV or no TV in restaurants?
Janice Tinari takes the opposite view. For years, she had a huge 45-inch television in her Ho-Ho-Kus restaurant, then called Janice A Bistro, ... «NorthJersey.com, Jul 15»
6
Great Ridgewood Duck Derby Is At Graydon Pool Saturday
There will be a sand sculpture contest, duck decorating, face painting, and a rubber duck race down the Ho-Ho-Kus Brook. Attendees must ... «Patch.com, Jul 15»
7
Ho-Ho-Kus resident Nicholas Piotti indicted on murder charges
The man accused of killing his mother at their Ho-Ho-Kus home last September was indicted on first-degree murder and weapons charges last ... «NorthJersey.com, Jul 15»
8
'Key and Peele' Keep It Light While Getting Seriously Heavy
And there's a sketch about politically-correct pirates, who will bellow a hearty “Yo-ho-ho” but not just “Ho,” “because that would be disrespectful. «Yahoo News, Jul 15»
9
Authorities in 3 towns warn of car thefts
Police in Saddle River, Ridgewood and Ho-Ho-Kus are once again urging residents to lock their cars following a pair of recent automobile ... «NorthJersey.com, Jul 15»
10
Ho-Ho-Kus board names new trustee
Langevin was named the newest member of the Ho-Ho-Kus Board of Education in a meeting June 22. She replaces Colleen Federer, who ... «NorthJersey.com, Jun 15»

REFERENCE
« EDUCALINGO. Ho-Ho [online]. Available <https://educalingo.com/en/dic-en/ho-ho>. Sep 2019 ».
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