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Definition of "hoon" []

  • A unit of weight, used to measure opium in British-controlled China. (noun)
  • A pimp. (noun)
  • A lout. (noun)
  • One who drives excessively quickly, loudly or irresponsibly; a street drag racer often driving heavily-customized cars. (noun)
  • To drive excessively quickly, loudly or irresponsibly. (verb) : Text is available under the Creative Commons Attribution-ShareAlike License

Use "hoon" in a sentence
  • "I did not type the word hoon, i typed the word cnut … only spelled differently!"
  • "'Boy racer' Lewis Hamilton fined £300 over car stunts in front of fans in Australia ace Lewis Hamilton was described as a 'hoon' - a loutish boy racer - by an Australian magistrate"
  • "Nor was the exact definition of 'hoon' - because keeping this term loose makes selective interpretation by the regulators very convenient."