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It proved that an episode's success bears little relation to how much you give a hoot about the celebrity in question. Times, Sunday Times (2016)No one gives a hoot about the plot So here's a challenge. Times, Sunday Times (2016)But if you genuinely no longer give a hoot, you've won. Times, Sunday Times (2016)It sounds a hoot of a job. Times, Sunday Times (2012)Yet he could not give a hoot about the score. Times, Sunday Times (2006)Who gives a hoot for a man in a suit? Times, Sunday Times (2007)There is a constant cacophony of owl hoots and rustling rats. Times, Sunday Times (2008)Clara hoots with laughter at the thought of getting papped in the street. The Sun (2015)What happens next is an absolute hoot. Times, Sunday Times (2010)As if anyone gives a hoot in rugby about the long term. Times, Sunday Times (2009)The sad irony is that men do not give two hoots. The Sun (2016)And it remains an absolute hoot to drive. Times, Sunday Times (2013)But she insists that she does not give a hoot if people think she is a flop. The Sun (2010)In person he is given as much to hoots of goofy laughter as he is to earnest reflection. Times, Sunday Times (2012)They grin and stare, while fellow classic car drivers hoot and wave. Times, Sunday Times (2015)The sun had set; an owl began to hoot in the wood. Times, Sunday Times (2006)Did anyone apart from Spender really give two hoots? The Times Literary Supplement (2012)The downside is that they don't give a hoot about shareholder value. Times, Sunday Times (2009)They were trying various lipsticks from a giant display, letting out hoots of laughter. Times, Sunday Times (2012)The wind would be whistling through the trees, and a hoot owl would be singing his song. Christianity Today (2000)It's a real hoot throughout and graphically it races away with the prize for best use of colour. The Sun (2008)As if England care two hoots. Times, Sunday Times (2009)It was a real hoot. Times, Sunday Times (2007)THE pound shop princess doesn't care a hoot what people think. The Sun (2014)SOMETIMES fruit can be a real hoot, while veg can be a plot of laughs too. The Sun (2015)I really don't give two hoots any more. Times, Sunday Times (2009)It's a hoot, this car. Times, Sunday Times (2015)
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British English: hoot VERB
If you hoot the horn on a vehicle or if it hoots, it makes a loud noise on one note.
I never hoot my horn when I pick a girl up for a date.
Definition of hoot from the Collins English Dictionary
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