hootenanny definition

  • noun:
    • a friendly performance by people vocalists, typically with participation because of the audience.
    • Informal An unidentified or unidentifiable gizmo.
    • A Placeholder word for a nonspecific or forgotten thing (see thingamajig, whatchamacallit)
    • a casual, festive overall performance by people vocalists, usually including market participation by using acoustic tools.
    • a friendly social gathering or show featuring mainly people tracks, sometimes dancing, and in which the audience usually participates inside singing.
    • just like whatchamacallit; a thingumbob.

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