cooee

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cooee

(ˈkuːiː) or

cooey

interj
a call used to attract attention, esp (originally) a long loud high-pitched call on two notes used in the Australian bush
vb, cooees, cooeeing, cooeed, cooeys, cooeying or cooeyed
(intr) to utter this call
n
informal Austral and NZ calling distance (esp in the phrase within (a) cooee (of))
[C19: from a native Australian language]

cooee


Past participle: cooeed
Gerund: cooeeing

Imperative
cooee
cooee
Present
I cooee
you cooee
he/she/it cooees
we cooee
you cooee
they cooee
Preterite
I cooeed
you cooeed
he/she/it cooeed
we cooeed
you cooeed
they cooeed
Present Continuous
I am cooeeing
you are cooeeing
he/she/it is cooeeing
we are cooeeing
you are cooeeing
they are cooeeing
Present Perfect
I have cooeed
you have cooeed
he/she/it has cooeed
we have cooeed
you have cooeed
they have cooeed
Past Continuous
I was cooeeing
you were cooeeing
he/she/it was cooeeing
we were cooeeing
you were cooeeing
they were cooeeing
Past Perfect
I had cooeed
you had cooeed
he/she/it had cooeed
we had cooeed
you had cooeed
they had cooeed
Future
I will cooee
you will cooee
he/she/it will cooee
we will cooee
you will cooee
they will cooee
Future Perfect
I will have cooeed
you will have cooeed
he/she/it will have cooeed
we will have cooeed
you will have cooeed
they will have cooeed
Future Continuous
I will be cooeeing
you will be cooeeing
he/she/it will be cooeeing
we will be cooeeing
you will be cooeeing
they will be cooeeing
Present Perfect Continuous
I have been cooeeing
you have been cooeeing
he/she/it has been cooeeing
we have been cooeeing
you have been cooeeing
they have been cooeeing
Future Perfect Continuous
I will have been cooeeing
you will have been cooeeing
he/she/it will have been cooeeing
we will have been cooeeing
you will have been cooeeing
they will have been cooeeing
Past Perfect Continuous
I had been cooeeing
you had been cooeeing
he/she/it had been cooeeing
we had been cooeeing
you had been cooeeing
they had been cooeeing
Conditional
I would cooee
you would cooee
he/she/it would cooee
we would cooee
you would cooee
they would cooee
Past Conditional
I would have cooeed
you would have cooeed
he/she/it would have cooeed
we would have cooeed
you would have cooeed
they would have cooeed
Translations

cooee

interjhuhu
vihuhu rufen
References in periodicals archive ?
1595) oeae * ZOEAE (zoea) oeau WHATSOEAUER (whatsoever) oeei * COOEEING * oeia * LOGOPOEIA * oeio ONOMATOPOEIOUS oeoe * OEOE * (whistle) haw oeou * CALLAHPOEOUAH Hodge oeui WHATSOEUIR oiaa ROOI-AAS (red-bait) oiao OIAODDEN (Norway) oiee * OIEET * (a call to horses) edd oieu JOIEUST (joyous) oiii BOI-ING (interj.