Roop meaning

A cry; a call.
noun
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(intransitive, UK_, dialectal, Northern England, Scotland) To roar; make a great noise.
verb
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(usually with up) To make hoarse.

I am rooped up.

verb
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(intransitive) To cry; shout.
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Origin of roop

  • From Middle English ropen, from Old English hrōpan (“to shout, proclaim; cry out, scream, howl”), from Proto-Germanic *hrōpaną (“to call, shout, cry”), from Proto-Indo-European *ker-, *kor- (“to caw, crow”). Cognate with Scots roup (“to shout, roar, cry out loudly”), Eastern Frisian ropa (“to call, shout”), Dutch roepen (“to shout, cry out”), German rufen (“to call, cry, shout”), Swedish ropa (“to call, cry out, shout”), Icelandic hrópa (“to cry out”).

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  • From Middle English rop, from Old English hrōp (“clamor, lamentation”), from Proto-Germanic *hrōpaz, *hrōpą (“shout, cry”), from Proto-Indo-European *ker-, *kor- (“to caw, crow”). Cognate with Dutch roep (“a call, cry, shout”), German Ruf (“a call, cry, reputation”), Swedish rop (“call, cry, shout”).

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  • From roop (“hoarseness”).

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