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  • wooed — un·wooed; wooed; …   English syllables

  • Wooed — Woo Woo, v. t. [imp. & p. p. {Wooed}; p. pr. & vb. n. {Wooing}.] [OE. wowen, wo?en, AS. w?gian, fr. w?h bent, crooked, bad; akin to OS. w[=a]h evil, Goth. unwahs blameless, Skr. va?c to waver, and perhaps to E. vaccilate.] [1913 Webster] 1. To… …   The Collaborative International Dictionary of English

  • wooed — wuː v. court; run after; ask for, look for; bring upon oneself; persuade …   English contemporary dictionary

  • un|wooed — «uhn WOOD», adjective. not wooed …   Useful english dictionary

  • who wooed in haste, and means to wed at leisure — Meaning Origin From Shakespeare s The Taming of the Shrew …   Meaning and origin of phrases

  • How the Devil Married Three Sisters — is an Italian fairy tale collected by Thomas Frederick Crane in Italian Popular Tales . [Thomas Frederick Crane, Italian Popular Tales , [http://www.surlalunefairytales.com/authors/crane/howdevilmarried.html How the Devil Married Three Sisters ]… …   Wikipedia

  • Charity Girl —   Author(s) Georgette Heyer Country United Kingdom …   Wikipedia

  • woo — UK US /wuː/ verb [T] (wooing, wooed, wooed) ► to try to persuade a particular group of people to support you or use your business: woo sb away from sth »The airline was heavily discounting fares to woo passengers away from their competitors. woo… …   Financial and business terms

  • woo — [[t]wu͟ː[/t]] woos, wooing, wooed 1) VERB If you woo people, you try to encourage them to help you, support you, or vote for you, for example by promising them things which they would like. [V n] They wooed customers by offering low interest… …   English dictionary

  • Consonant — Not to be confused with the musical concept of consonance For the alternative rock group, see Consonant (band). Places of articulation Labial Bilabial Labial–velar Labial–coronal Labiodental …   Wikipedia

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