Definition of shoo exclamation from the Oxford Advanced Learner's Dictionary



BrE BrE//ʃuː//
; NAmE NAmE//ʃuː//
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used to tell a child or an animal to go away Shoo, all of you, I’m busy! Word Origina natural exclamation: first recorded in late Middle English. The verb use dates from the early 17th cent.
See the Oxford Advanced American Dictionary entry: shoo

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