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woo

verb [T]
 
 
/wuː/ ( present tense wooing, past tense and past participle wooed)
to try to persuade someone to support you or to use your business
爭取;努力說服
The party has been trying to woo the voters with promises of electoral reform.
該政黨承諾進行選舉改革,以爭取選民的支持。
The airline has been offering discounted tickets to woo passengers away from their competitors.
這家航空公司一直在出售折扣機票,以從競爭對手那裡爭取乘客。
Urging and persuadingCausing somebody to act
old-fashioned If a man woos a woman, he gives her a lot of attention in an attempt to persuade her to marry him
(男子)向…求愛,向…求婚
He wooed her for months with flowers and expensive presents.
他用鮮花和昂貴的禮物追求了她好幾個月。
Finding a partner
(Definition of woo from the Cambridge English-Chinese (Traditional) Dictionary © Cambridge University Press)
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