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shoo

exclamation uk   us   /ʃuː/
said to animals or children to make them go away: "Shoo!" she shouted at the cat.

shoo

verb [T usually + adv/prep] uk   us   /ʃuː/ (present participle shooing, past tense and past participle shooed) informal
to make sounds and movements in order to send animals or children away: Go and shoo that cat away before it catches a bird.
Translations of “shoo”
in Vietnamese xuỵt…
in Spanish ¡fuera!, ¡zape!…
in Thai คำอุทานเพื่อขับไล่หรือตะเพิด…
in Malaysian syuh…
in French ouste…
in German husch…
in Chinese (Traditional) 噓(用以把動物或小孩趕走)…
in Indonesian hus!…
in Chinese (Simplified) 嘘(用以把动物或小孩赶走)…
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