from Wiktionary, Creative Commons Attribution/Share-Alike License
- n. A unit of weight, used to measure opium in British-controlled China.
- n. A pimp.
- n. A lout.
- n. One who drives excessively quickly, loudly or irresponsibly; a street drag racer often driving heavily-customized cars.
- v. To drive excessively quickly, loudly or irresponsibly.
from The Century Dictionary and Cyclopedia
- n. Same as Hun.
I did not type the word hoon, i typed the word cnut … only spelled differently!
'Boy racer' Lewis Hamilton fined £300 over car stunts in front of fans in Australia ace Lewis Hamilton was described as a 'hoon' - a loutish boy racer - by an Australian magistrate
Nor was the exact definition of 'hoon' - because keeping this term loose makes selective interpretation by the regulators very convenient.
South Australian police will be empowered to crush the cars of so-called hoon drivers under tough new laws that come into effect on Sunday.
The Victorian Government's proposed three-step anti-hoon agenda is this: For a first offence, the so-called hoon's car is impounded for 30 days.
If a hoon is a person who, for example, drives a car at 160km/h in a 60 zone, then I reckon that person should go to jail.
All of which puts my own thoughts on the the definition of "hoon" into the shade:
Hamilton fell foul to Victoria state's so-called "hoon" laws on March 26, two days before the race.
British driving ace says sorry over stunt FORMULA One driver Lewis Hamilton has apologised for his "hoon" antics in a letter to a magistrate who fined him for doing a burnout as he left the
And please .. 'hoon' this, 'hoon' that ... find another buzz word.