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See also: Choo and chỗ ở

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NounEdit

choo (plural choos)

  1. (onomatopoeia) The sound of a locomotive whistle
    We could hear the choo choo choo

Usage notesEdit

Almost always repeated in use, as in the example given.

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Alemannic GermanEdit

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VerbEdit

choo (third-person singular simple present chunt, past participle choo, past subjunctive cheem, auxiliary sii)

  1. to come
    • 1902, Robert Walser, Der Teich:
      He, Fritz, chunsch mit is?
      Hey, Fritz, you coming with us?
    • 1966, Georg Thürer, ‘Im Landsgmei-Ring’, Rund umme Blattetisch, p, 12:
      «Frigg, chunsch au a d Landsgmei?» rüeft der Balz uf em Brüggli vum Büehlhuus.
      ‘Frigg, will you be coming to the Landsgemeinde too?’ Balz called from the steps of the Bühlhaus.
    • 1978, Rolf Lyssey and Christa Maerker, Die Schweizermacher (transcript):
      Chunt er aigentlich zu dir hai?
      Is he actually coming to you at home?

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NounEdit

choo

  1. Lenited form of coo.

SekaniEdit

NounEdit

choo

  1. (in some dialects) Alternative form of too (water)

ReferencesEdit

  • Sharon Hargus, Documenting for revitalization: Kwadacha Tsek'ene, a case study (2014)

SwahiliEdit