A Word A Day : Woo
( Verb )
Tuesday, 14th August 2007 : Today's Word is...
Pronunciation : (wu, o)
1. To seek the affection of someone with intent to romance.
2. To seek to achieve
3. Try to gain
4. Seek as romantic partner
Middle English wowen, from Old English wōgian.
• She descended from Olympus to woo
• China is wooing
Russia to take action against those nations which are supporting terrorism.
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