view halloo
interjection Date: 1761 — used in fox hunting on seeing a fox break cover

New Collegiate Dictionary. 2001.

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  • View halloo — View View, n. [OF. veue, F. vue, fr. OF. veoir to see, p. p. veu, F. voir, p. p. vu, fr. L. videre to see. See {Vision}, and cl. {Interview}, {Purview}, {Review}, {Vista}.] 1. The act of seeing or beholding; sight; look; survey; examination by… …   The Collaborative International Dictionary of English

  • view halloo — interj. in fox hunting, an exclamation used by a hunter to signify that the fox has been seen breaking into the open: also view hallo or view halloa * * * …   Universalium

  • view halloo — interj. in fox hunting, an exclamation used by a hunter to signify that the fox has been seen breaking into the open: also view hallo or view halloa …   English World dictionary

  • view-halloo — viewˈ hallooˈ noun The huntsman s cry when the fox breaks cover (also interjection) • • • Main Entry: ↑view …   Useful english dictionary

  • view halloo — noun also view hallo or view halloa : a shout uttered by a hunter on seeing a fox break cover; also : a shout indicating or announcing the appearance of something …   Useful english dictionary

  • view halloo — noun a shout given by a hunter on seeing a fox break cover …   English new terms dictionary

  • View — View, n. [OF. veue, F. vue, fr. OF. veoir to see, p. p. veu, F. voir, p. p. vu, fr. L. videre to see. See {Vision}, and cl. {Interview}, {Purview}, {Review}, {Vista}.] 1. The act of seeing or beholding; sight; look; survey; examination by the… …   The Collaborative International Dictionary of English

  • View of frankpledge — View View, n. [OF. veue, F. vue, fr. OF. veoir to see, p. p. veu, F. voir, p. p. vu, fr. L. videre to see. See {Vision}, and cl. {Interview}, {Purview}, {Review}, {Vista}.] 1. The act of seeing or beholding; sight; look; survey; examination by… …   The Collaborative International Dictionary of English

  • View of premises — View View, n. [OF. veue, F. vue, fr. OF. veoir to see, p. p. veu, F. voir, p. p. vu, fr. L. videre to see. See {Vision}, and cl. {Interview}, {Purview}, {Review}, {Vista}.] 1. The act of seeing or beholding; sight; look; survey; examination by… …   The Collaborative International Dictionary of English

  • view hallo — noun see view halloo * * * view halloo, view hallo, or view halloa, the shout given by a huntsman on seeing a fox break cover …   Useful english dictionary

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