from The Century Dictionary.

  • To cry as an owl, coo as a dove, or purr as a cat.

from the GNU version of the Collaborative International Dictionary of English.

  • intransitive verb Scot. To coo.

from Wiktionary, Creative Commons Attribution/Share-Alike License.

  • verb To coo like an owl.


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  • To sit, by leaning one's weight on the hams. --Dr. Jamieson's Scottish Dictionary and Supplement, 1841.

    May 16, 2011