woo


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  • verb

Synonyms for woo

seek

Synonyms

  • seek
  • cultivate
  • try to attract
  • curry favour with
  • seek to win
  • solicit the goodwill of

court

Synonyms

Synonyms for woo

to attempt to gain the affection of

Synonyms for woo

seek someone's favor

Synonyms

make amorous advances towards

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The Woo is a full-service ideas agency focused on wooing people to brands.
LUI Che Woo, Founder and Chairman of the Board of Governors cum Prize Council, said, "I'm more than excited to present The LUI Che Woo Prize - Prize for World Civilisation as a gift to the world.
In spite of her doubts, Woo has clearly found herself at home with CRS.
Sam Woo Construction Group Limited is an established contractor with over 20 years of experience in the Hong Kong foundation industry, principally engaged in the provision of foundation workds and ancillary services.
I am strongly influenced by my father's perseverance and his belief in helping others," says Woo, who studied community service education (now part of policy analysis and management).
To support his conclusion, Woo summons his experience with the FIFA World Cup in 2003.
But particularly in the West--the birthplace of hippie classics like the sprout and avocado sandwich, as well as California cuisine--chefs like Woo are embracing a new vegetarian wave, one that brings the intensive techniques of modernist cooking to the service of produce.
The family, including parents Techaun and Lynn Woo, said in a statement: "While we have all been deeply affected by the loss of Karen, we wanted her funeral to be a celebration of her life, her achievements and her passions.
You don't find too many people like Karen Woo in this world unfortunately.
Dr Woo, from Stevenage, Herts, had swapped her job with private medical firm BUPA just months ago to dedicate her life to aid work.
Dr Karen Woo, above, is understood to be among 10 aid workers shot by gunmen in an ambush in Kuran Wa Munjan district of Badakhshan province in the north-east of the country.
Doctor Grant Woo was revealed to have tricked one woman into letting him internally examine her after convincing her he needed to touch an internal acupuncture pressure point to treat her hormone imbalance.
It got me thinking - what do I feel a bit woo hoo about?
This will probably provoke the ire of action film fans everywhere, but I have to get this off my chest: I've never been a fan of John Woo.
IT WOULD BE EASY TO DISMISS THE ART OF Woo as sort of a How to Win Friends and Influence People for the 21st century.