Woo

Definition of Woo

v. t.1.
[imp. & p. p. Wooed ; p. pr. & vb. n. Wooing.]
1.To solicit in love; to court.
Each, like the Grecian artist, wooes
The image he himself has wrought.
- Prior.
2.To court solicitously; to invite with importunity.
Thee, chantress, oft the woods among
I woo, to hear thy even song.
- Milton.
I woo the wind
That still delays his coming.
- Bryant.
v. i.1.To court; to make love.

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