verb intransitive, verb transitiveWortformen:halˈlooed or halˈlooing
1. to shout or call out in order to attract the attention of (a person)
4. (a shout or call) used esp. to attract a person's attention or to urge on hounds
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Wortherkunft von 'halloo'ME halowen < interj. halou: prob. also < OFr halloer, to follow after with much noise