1941, defined in the “Oxford English Dictionary” as, “An exclamation, used as the appropriate response to HI-DE-HI.”
[hoh-dey-duh] /hoʊˈdeɪ də/ noun 1. . [ahl hoo-dey-duh, -dahy-duh] /ɑl hʊˈdeɪ də, -ˈdaɪ də/ noun 1. a city in W Yemen, on the Red Sea. /hɒˈdeɪdə/ noun 1. a port in N Yemen, on the Red Sea. Pop: 547 000 (2005 est)
/hɒdʒ/ noun 1. a typical name for a farm labourer; rustic
[hoj-uh n-vil] /ˈhɒdʒ ənˌvɪl/ noun 1. a town in central Kentucky: birthplace of Abraham Lincoln.
[hoj-poj] /ˈhɒdʒˌpɒdʒ/ noun 1. a heterogeneous mixture; jumble. /ˈhɒdʒˌpɒdʒ/ noun (US & Canadian) 1. a jumbled mixture 2. a thick soup or stew made from meat and vegetables n. also hodge podge, hodge-podge, early 15c., hogpoch, alteration of hotchpotch (late 14c.) “a kind of stew,” especially “one made with goose, herbs, spices, wine, and other […]