sis boom bah

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English[edit]

Etymology[edit]

Onomatopoeic[1]

Pronunciation[edit]

Interjection[edit]

sis boom bah

  1. (US, cheerleading) An exclamation of encouragement.
    Synonyms: hooray, hurrah, hurray, huzzah
  2. (dated) The characteristic sound made by fireworks.

Usage notes[edit]

  • Often proceeded or succeeded by rah rah.

See also[edit]

References[edit]

  1. ^ Douglas Harper (2001–2021), “sis-boom-bah”, in Online Etymology Dictionary.