coo definition

  • verb-intransitive:
    • To utter the murmuring noise of a dove or pigeon or a sound resembling it.
    • To chat fondly or amorously in murmurs: The site visitors cooed throughout the newborn baby.
    • to create a reduced repeated cry or noise, such as the characteristic note of pigeons or doves.
    • To show affection; to do something in a loving means. See under Bill, v. we.
  • verb-transitive:
    • to convey or utter with soft murmuring sounds.
  • noun:
    • The murmuring sound created by a dove or pigeon.
    • The characteristic murmuring noise uttered by doves and pigeons.
    • the noise created by a pigeon
  • verb:
    • to help make a soft murmuring sound, as a pigeon.
    • To talk in an admiring manner, is enthusiastic about.
    • cry softly, since pigeons
    • talk softly or lovingly
  • adjective:
    • cool
  • interjection:
    • Expression of fright, surprise, approval, etc.
  • others:
    • To utter a low, plaintive, murmuring sound (imitated by the noise of word) feature of pigeons or doves.
    • therefore To converse affectionately, like cooing doves; make love in murmuring endearments: commonly within the expression to costs and coo. See costs, v. i.
    • To utter by cooing.
    • To call.

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