woo englannista suomeksi
riiata, vokotella, kosiskella
To endeavor to gain someone's support.
1718, (w), ''epistle to Charles Montagu.''
- Each, like the Grecian artist, wooes / The image he himself has wrought.
(RQ:Shakespeare Venus and Adonis)
To court solicitously; to invite with importunity.
a. 1850, (w), ''Wind|Summer Wind''
- I woo the wind / That still delays his coming.
''"I got you a new cell phone." "Woo, that's great!"''