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- (nautical, dated) Used as a call for coordinated physical effort, as in hoisting.
- (rare, literary, poetic) Used as a cheer indicating enjoyment or approval.
- (hoisting cry): heave, heave-ho
- (cheer indicating enjoyment or approval): hooray, hurrah, hurray, see also Wikisaurus:well done.
huzzah (plural huzzahs)
- A cheer often associated with sailors, shouted by a group in praise of a thing or event.
- To cheer with a huzzah sound.