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v. cooed, coo·ing, coos
1. To utter the murmuring sound of a dove or pigeon or a sound resembling it.
2. To talk fondly or amorously in murmurs: The visitors cooed over the newborn baby.
To express or utter with soft murmuring sounds.
vb, coos, cooing or cooed
1. (Zoology) (intr) (of doves, pigeons, etc) to make a characteristic soft throaty call
2. (tr) to speak in a soft murmur
3. (intr) to murmur lovingly (esp in the phrase bill and coo)
(Zoology) the sound of cooing
slang Brit an exclamation of surprise, awe, etc
(Economics) cost of ownership
(Industrial Relations & HR Terms) chief operating officer
1. to utter or imitate the soft, murmuring sound characteristic of doves.
2. to murmur or talk fondly or amorously.v.t.
3. to utter by cooing.n.
4. a cooing sound.
Past participle: cooed
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|Noun||1.||coo - the sound made by a pigeon|
cry - the characteristic utterance of an animal; "animal cries filled the night"
|Verb||1.||coo - speak softly or lovingly; "The mother who held her baby was cooing softly"|
murmur - speak softly or indistinctly; "She murmured softly to the baby in her arms"
|2.||coo - cry softly, as of pigeons|