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Meaning of COO

Pronunciation:  koo

 
WordNet Dictionary
 
 Definition: 
  1. [n]  the sound made by a pigeon
  2. [v]  cry softly, as of pigeons
  3. [v]  speak softly or lovingly; "The mother who held her baby was cooing softly"
 

COO is a 3 letter word that starts with C.

 

 See Also: cry, emit, let loose, let out, murmur, utter

 

 

Webster's 1913 Dictionary
 
 Definition: 
\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.

 
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