The Meaning(s) of Hooah.

Hooah (who-ah), adj. U.S. Army or Marine Slang. Referring to, or meaning anything and everything except "no." Generally used when at a loss for words. Also:

1. Good copy, solid copy, roger, good or great; message received, understood.

2. Glad to meet you, welcome.

3. I do not know, but will check on it, I haven't the vaguest idea.

4. I am not listening.

5. That is enough of your drivel--sit down.

6. Stop sniveling.

7. You've got to be kidding.

8. Yes.

9. Thank you.

10. Go to the next [briefing] slide.

11. You have taken the correct action.

12. I don't know what that means, but am too embarrassed to ask for clarification.

13. That is really neat, I want one too.

14. Amen.