Definition of Bronx cheer

1. Noun. A cry or noise made to express displeasure or contempt.

Exact synonyms: Bird, Boo, Hiss, Hoot, Raspberry, Razz, Razzing, Snort
Generic synonyms: Call, Cry, Outcry, Shout, Vociferation, Yell
Derivative terms: Boo, Hiss, Hiss, Hiss, Hoot, Razz, Snort



Definition of Bronx cheer

1. Noun. (idiomatic pejorative) A razzing noise made with the lips and tongue; a raspberry. ¹

¹ Source: wiktionary.com

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Literary usage of Bronx cheer

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1. Family Words: The Dictionary for People Who Don't Know a Frone from a Brinkle by Paul Dickson (1998)
"Its devotees look upon ft as a tiny, clear Bronx cheer aimed at our mechanized age, a parody of rampant technology and its highly touted advantages. ..."

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