-verb to make a loud, exhalation of air due to a high level of physical exertion.
-interjection (used as an expression to express nervous anticipation prior to a WOD)
DH, 33rd floor of City Center circa 2010
He hobbled over to the FSC cubicle area prior to leaving for the WOD at Lifetime. Across the cube walls echoed a loud “whoosh” followed by “it’s going to be a good one!! ”
Indicates that the joke just told was too sophisticated for the listener and has gone "way over their head".
Sometimes comes to mind when reading feedback on Urban Dictionary quality control.
Capital of North Africa.
j'en ai marre
Source: fnjlas, Jun 20, 2004
A user said this should be deleted: Factually incorrect and the example is not even in English."
(v.) to pass by very rapidly.
- Douglas Adams.
A snowball whooshed past my face, missing by an infinitesmal distance; I let out my battle cry that woke up the whole neighborhood.