shoo Meaning in the Cambridge English Dictionary
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"shoo" in British English

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shooexclamation

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

shooverb [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 ​sendanimals or ​children away: Go and shoo that ​cat away before it ​catches a ​bird.
(Definition of shoo from the Cambridge Advanced Learner’s Dictionary & Thesaurus © Cambridge University Press)

"shoo" in American English

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shooexclamation

 us   /ʃu/ infml
said to ​animals or to ​people to make them go away ​quickly: "Shoo! Get out of here!"
shoo
verb [T]  us   /ʃu/ (present tense shoos, present participle shooing, past tense and past participle shooed)
infml My ​husband shooed me out of the ​car.
(Definition of shoo from the Cambridge Academic Content Dictionary © Cambridge University Press)
Translations of “shoo”
in Spanish ¡fuera!, ¡zape!…
in Vietnamese xuỵt…
in Malaysian syuh…
in Thai คำอุทานเพื่อขับไล่หรือตะเพิด…
in French ouste…
in German husch…
in Chinese (Simplified) 嘘(用以把动物或小孩赶走)…
in Indonesian hus!…
in Chinese (Traditional) 噓(用以把動物或小孩趕走)…
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