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coo


  2  definitions  found 
 
  From  Webster's  Revised  Unabridged  Dictionary  (1913)  [web1913]: 
 
  Coo  \Coo\,  v.  i.  [imp.  &  p.  p.  {Cooed};  p.  pr  &  vb  n. 
  {Cooing}.] 
  1.  To  make  a  low  repeated  cry  or  sound,  like  the 
  characteristic  note  of  pigeons  or  doves. 
 
  The  stockdove  only  through  the  forest  cooes, 
  Mournfully  hoarse.  --Thomson. 
 
  2.  To  show  affection;  to  act  in  a  loving  way  See  under 
  {Bill},  v.  i.  ``Billing  or  cooing.''  --Byron. 
 
  From  WordNet  r  1.6  [wn]: 
 
  coo 
  n  :  the  sound  made  by  a  pigeon 
  v  1:  speak  softly  or  lovingly;  "The  mother  who  held  her  baby  was 
  cooing  softly" 
  2:  cry  softly,  as  of  pigeons 




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