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See also: Moo, MOO, moʻo, Moʻo, mo'o, móó, and möö

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EnglishEdit

EtymologyEdit

Onomatopoeic.

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NounEdit

moo (plural moos)

  1. (onomatopoeia) The characteristic lowing sound made by cattle.
  2. (Britain, slang, mildly derogatory) A foolish woman.
    You silly moo! What did you do that for?
    • 2004, David Mitchell, Cloud Atlas
      'Aurora House does not expel,' said the sanctimonious moo, 'but you will be medicated, if your behaviour warrants it, for your own protection.'

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VerbEdit

moo (third-person singular simple present moos, present participle mooing, simple past and past participle mooed)

  1. (intransitive) Of a cow or bull, to make its characteristic lowing sound.

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InterjectionEdit

moo

  1. The characteristic sound made by a cow or bull.

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NounEdit

moo

  1. river

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RomanizationEdit

moo

  1. Rōmaji transcription of もお

ManxEdit

EtymologyEdit

From Old Irish móu, móo, from Proto-Celtic *māyos, comparative form of *māros, from Proto-Indo-European *meh₁-. Cognate with Scottish Gaelic , Irish and Welsh mwy.

AdjectiveEdit

moo

  1. comparative degree of mooar (big, great, large)

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