howay

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English[edit]

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Pronunciation[edit]

  • IPA(key): /haˈweɪ/, /həˈweɪ/

Interjection[edit]

howay

  1. (Tyneside) A general cry of encouragement.
    Howay the lads
    Howay man ye slowin' wa doon like!

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References[edit]

  • A Dictionary of North East Dialect, Bill Griffiths, 2005, Northumbria University Press, →ISBN