Exclamation of success, often with accompanying standard body action (virtical forarm, clenched fist, elbow at 90 degrees.. then pump down... BOOYAH!. got it?) Used all over. Made popular by the Simpsons.
You mean it worked? BOOYAH!
Last edited on Jan 10 2000. Submitted by Noah B. from Vancouver, BC, Canada
on Jan 10 2000.
an interjection used to express sudden joy or success, usually as a manner of boasting or asserting of one's dominance in a given situation.
Last edited on Mar 05 2000. Submitted by Jeff Y. from Merchantville, NJ, USA
on Mar 05 2000.
Expression meaning I told you so, or don't even go there. Can be followed by another slang term "talk to the hand!".
adjective. Usually said after getting the upper hand on someone, could be used in a sentence to warn a person that you may get the upper hand on them. Michael J. Fox, in and episode of Spin City says "booyah" after making a witty remark. Ali G says a variant of the word "booyakasha." Origin may go back further.
Don't make me booyah your ass.
Last edited on Aug 23 2002. Submitted by Van L. from Sydney, NSW, Australia
on Aug 23 2002.
Definitions include: Term coined by Princeton professor Robert George, speaking rhetorically about how conscientious objectors to same-sex marriage can expect to be stigmatized as part of the "Bob Jonesification of dissenters".