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Definitions of moo

  1. make a low noise, characteristic of bovines
  2. the sound made by a cow or bull
  3. See Mo.
  4. The lowing of a cow.
  5. To make the noise of a cow; to low; - child's word.
  6. To make the noise of a cow; low.
  7. The noise.
  8. To make the noise of a cow.
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Quotes of moo

  1. The cow is of the bovine ilk; one end is moo the other milk. – Ogden Nash

Usage examples for moo

  1. For surely you Don't want to browse around and moo – The Re-echo Club by Carolyn Wells
  2. She'd moo all night, and keep us awake. – Bunny Brown and His Sister Sue on an Auto Tour by Laura Lee Hope
  3. On persuasion, and more especially if the interview should take place at a street- corner on a windy March day, he will repeat the " moo moos" and " quack- quacks" even more successfully than before, and he will wonder in what way they fall short of perfection, since he earns no praise. – The Professional Aunt by Mary C.E. Wemyss
  4. Kai- moo she continued, might be regarded as fashioned like herself, being deformed in shape and repellent in appearance. – Kai Lung's Golden Hours by Ernest Bramah Commentator: Hilaire Belloc
  5. In China, few temples are without some representation of the Nelumbium; sometimes the Shing- moo is painted as standing upon its leaves in the midst of a lake. – Travels in China, Containing Descriptions, Observations, and Comparisons, Made and Collected in the Course of a Short Residence at the Imperial Palace of Yuen-Min-Yuen, and on a Subsequent Journey through the Country from Pekin to Canton by John Barrow
  6. Suddenly the La Guayra opened her steam- throat and uttered such a moo that all the mornes cried out for at least a minute after; - and the little fellows perched on the cables of the sailing craft tumbled into the sea at the sound and struck out for shore. – Two Years in the French West Indies by Lafcadio Hearn
  7. Mooweesuk, moo wee'suk, the coon. – A Little Brother to the Bear and other Animal Stories by William Long
  8. The aged and infirm, who but for the Gospel would have been dealt with as Moo koo- woo- soo dealt with his mother, had the warmest place in the little home and the daintiest morsel on the table. – By Canoe and Dog-Train by Egerton Ryerson Young
  9. When they had gone a little way, they heard a cow moo – Stories to Tell to Children by Sara Cone Bryant
  10. Mo, or Moo Four. – A General History and Collection of Voyages and Travels, Volume 16 by Robert Kerr
  11. Mother and baby often sat on opposite seats, chattering to each other of the things seen out the window- gee- gees, moo cows, and all the rest that all mothers show their babies. – I Walked in Arden by Jack Crawford
  12. And Argus led the cow to a grove, and tied her by a long rope to a tree, where she had to stand and eat grass, and cry, Moo – Old Greek Stories by James Baldwin
  13. " Moo Kuna" was the name given by the Hawaiians to the dragon. – Legends of Ma-ui--a demi god of Polynesia, and of his mother Hina by W. D. Westervelt
  14. And maybe Puss never would have passed her if she hadn't all of a sudden, with a loud moo trotted into a meadow spread over with butter- cups. – Puss in Boots, Jr., and the Good Gray Horse by David Cory
  15. The Sumatrans have mau for mother, the Chinese say moo – Travels in China, Containing Descriptions, Observations, and Comparisons, Made and Collected in the Course of a Short Residence at the Imperial Palace of Yuen-Min-Yuen, and on a Subsequent Journey through the Country from Pekin to Canton by John Barrow
  16. So they rambled from day to day; she swaggering along with the set, but turning now and then to send an impatient moo toward the small brown body stuck on four long, ungainly legs,- legs which had an unfortunate habit of folding up, after the fashion of a jack knife, upon unforeseen occasions, and precipitating the owner in a huddled mass on the ground. – The Cow Puncher by Robert J. C. Stead
  17. And why do you shoot poor Moo Cows? – HE by Andrew Lang
  18. But Gray Elk called her Kee- nee- moo sha, the Sweetheart. – Wolfville Nights by Alfred Lewis
  19. Even the shrill " moo of cattle, and the deep- toned voices of men- mellowed by distance, came not inharmoniously from the smaller kraals which lay scattered along the hillside; and but for the shining spearheads and tufted shields of the armed guard in the great circle of Imvungayo, the scene was a most perfect one of pastoral simplicity and peace. – The Sign of the Spider by Bertram Mitford

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