To applaud a sport team or performer/group of performers. Usually involves squealing loudly and whistling.
I cheered when Metallica finished 'St. Anger'.
by Rohan January 25, 2004
(Used primarily in the UK) A word that has found it's way across the pond for pretentious hipsters and smarmy, haughty, douche-bags alike to abuse in order to sound more cultured or otherwise interesting.
"Actually the Freemasons DO fall under the Zionist umbrella for a New World Order. If you were anything other than a self-important, overly-opinionated, under-educated 'sheeple', it would be painfully obivous. I weep for you. *Passes himself the kleenex*

by The one and lonely. November 22, 2009
a stock-standard aussie term used for saying thanks and appreciating some-one else's gesture.

it can also be used if something good is about to happen or has happened.
barmen: 'here's ya beer'
customer: 'cheers'


(a big wave is rolling in)
'cheers.. this one's gonna be a ripper'
by Maca101 April 01, 2008
Used often by Brits in different contexts, look at the other definitions posted by others.

Also used by Canadians and Americans, sort of as a way of saying "Thank you and have a nice day" or can just be used as "see ya" or "Thanks."
Server at a store or restaurant: "Here's the *product* you asked for. Anything else?"
Customer: "No, that's all, thanks."
Server: "Cheers."
Customer: *leaves*
by dSaur March 24, 2014
An alcoholic beverage that

makes one happy. An alcoholic drink that

makes you cheerful.

Cheer and fresh = rum and coke

I'm going to have some fresh
"You wuss, have some cheer instead"
by Eugene and Zhina March 02, 2008
A TV show, known for the one liners cracked off by the great George Wendt, and dominated the freakishly large forehead of Ted Danson.
Woody: Jack Frost nipping at your toes, Mr. Peterson?
Norm: Yeah, now let's get Joe Beer nipping at my liver.

Sam: What'll you have Normie?
Norm: Well, I'm in a gambling mood Sammy. I'll take a glass of whatever comes out of that tap.
Sam: Looks like beer, Norm.
Norm: Call me Mister Lucky.

Sam: What's new, Normie?
Norm: Terrorists, Sam. They've taken over my stomach and they're demanding beer.

Sam: What are you up to, Norm?
Norm: My ideal weight... if I were 11 feet tall.
by David Steinberg December 29, 2006
someone gives you something and u say cheers
*gives a something* you say cheers
by July 13, 2009

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