- 1 woo somebody to try to get the support of someone Voters are being wooed with promises of lower taxes. They're having a huge sale to woo customers into the store.
- 2woo somebody (old-fashioned) (of a man) to try to persuade a woman to love him and marry him synonym court
NAmE//wu//Verb Forms present simple I / you / we / they woo
he / she / it woos
past simple wooed
-ing form wooing