noun Etymology: imitative Date: 1815 1. the bray of a donkey 2. a loud rude laugh ; guffawhee-haw intransitive verb

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  • hee-haw — n. a loud laugh that sounds like a horse neighing. Syn: horselaugh, ha ha, haw haw. [WordNet 1.5] …   The Collaborative International Dictionary of English

  • hee-haw — v. i. to bray in the manner of a donkey. Syn: bray. [WordNet 1.5] …   The Collaborative International Dictionary of English

  • hee-haw — [ hi ,hɔ ] noun count the sound made by a DONKEY ╾ hee ,haw verb intransitive …   Usage of the words and phrases in modern English

  • hee-haw — also heehaw, first recorded 1815 (as Hiu Haw), probably imitative of sound of donkey s bray (Cf. Fr. hinham). As a loud laugh from 1843 …   Etymology dictionary

  • hee|haw — «HEE H», noun, verb. –n. 1. the braying sound made by a donkey: »asinine heehaws (Robert Browning). 2. a loud, coarse laugh. –v.i. 1. to make the braying sound of a donkey. 2. to laugh loudly and coarsely. ╂[imitative] …   Useful english dictionary

  • hee-haw — ► NOUN ▪ the loud, harsh cry of a donkey or mule. ► VERB ▪ make such a cry …   English terms dictionary

  • Hee Haw — Infobox Television show name = Hee Haw caption = genre = Comedy creator = Frank Peppiatt John Aylesworth Bernie Brillstein developer = presenter = Buck Owens, Roy Clark starring = voices = narrated = theme music composer = opentheme = endtheme =… …   Wikipedia

  • hee haw — I Scottish Vernacular Dictionary Nothing, zero, empty Example:Tony Blair kens hee haw aboot hee haw II Glesga Glossary Nothing, eg.you re getting hee haw …   English dialects glossary

  • hee-haw — 1. noun a) The cry of an ass or donkey. Apart from one cool fight sequence, she pretty much does hee haw just like Iron Man. b) Nothing. People like Dick Advocaat, who knew hee haw about Scottish footballs history, set about whittling away little …   Wiktionary

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