- (transitive or intransitive) To make a soft murmuring sound, as a pigeon.
- (intransitive) To speak in an admiring fashion, to be enthusiastic about.
- Expression of fright, surprise, approval, etc.
- 1988, Sean Kelly, Professional BMX Simulator (video game review in Your Sinclair, issue 35, November 1988)
- The last track on each of the three sections is a professional course, where you can customise your bike by changing the tyres and the size of chainwheel. Coo!
- 1989, Competitions (in Sinclair User, issue 92, November 1989)
- We want you to come up with a side splitting caption for a picture drawn by the fair hand of those at System 3. If you turn out to be the Funniest "Person", we'll give you a big wopping model of a dinosaur. Coo.
- 1990, Crash readers' awards ceremony (in Crash, issue 75, April 1990)
- Mark: 'Coo, I've only had four gallons of extra caffeine coffee today so I'm not my usual talking-to-PR-girlies-for-hours-on-end self. But bear with me a mo while I get myself together (audience waits for an age while he searches through his coat for the golden envelope). Here it is! Coo, and the winner is The New Zealand Story.'
Adverbs for Coo
plaintively; murmurously; softly; romantically; gently; lovingly; affectionately; dellcately.
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
Coo m. (plural coyin)
- IPA: /kuː/