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shoo

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

shoo

verb [T usually + adv/prep] uk   /ʃuː/ (present participle shooing, past tense and past participle shooed) informal us  
to make sounds and movements in order to send animals or children away: Go and shoo that cat away before it catches a bird.Removing and getting rid of thingsTaking things away from someone or somewhere
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