Coo

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English

Pronunciation

  • IPA: /kuː/
  • Rhymes: -uː
  • Homophone: coup

Noun

Coo (uncountable)
  1. The murmuring sound made by a dove or pigeon.

Verb

Coo (third-person singular simple present Coos, present participle Cooing, simple past and past participle Cooed)

  1. (transitive or intransitive) To make a soft murmuring sound, as a pigeon.
  2. (intransitive) To speak in an admiring fashion, to be enthusiastic about.

Derived terms

Adjective

Coo (comparative more Coo, superlative most Coo)

  1. (slang) Informal variation of cool.

Interjection

Coo

  1. Expression of fright, surprise, approval, etc.

Adverbs for Coo

plaintively; murmurously; softly; romantically; gently; lovingly; affectionately; dellcately.

Thesaurus

aspirate, bark, bawl, bellow, blare, blat, blubber, boom, bray, breathe, buzz, cackle, call, carol, caw, chant, chatter, cheep, chirk, chirp, chirr, chirrup, chitter, chuck, clack, cluck, cock-a-doodle-doo, croak, cronk, crow, cuckoo, drawl, drum, exclaim, flute, gabble, gaggle, gasp, gobble, growl, grunt, guggle, hiss, honk, hoo, hoot, keen, lilt, maffle, mumble, murmur, mussitate, mutter, pant, peep, pip, pipe, quack, roar, roll, rumble, scold, scream, screech, shriek, sibilate, sigh, sing, snap, snarl, snort, sob, squall, squawk, squeal, susurrate, thunder, trill, trumpet, twang, tweet, twit, twitter, wail, warble, whine, whisper, whistle, yap, yawp, yell, yelp

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