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Definition of Cooee

Cooee
Cooey Coo"ey, Cooee Coo"ee, n. [Of imitative origin.] A peculiar cry uttered by the Australian aborigines as a call to attract attention, and also in common use among the Australian colonists. In the actual call the first syllable is much prolonged (k[=oo]"-) and the second ends in a shrill, staccato [=e]. To represent the sound itself the spelling cooee is generally used. Within cooey, within earshot.
cooee
Cooey Coo"ey, Cooee Coo"ee, n. [Of imitative origin.] A peculiar cry uttered by the Australian aborigines as a call to attract attention, and also in common use among the Australian colonists. In the actual call the first syllable is much prolonged (k[=oo]"-) and the second ends in a shrill, staccato [=e]. To represent the sound itself the spelling cooee is generally used. Within cooey, within earshot.
Cooee
Cooey Coo"ey, Cooee Coo"ee, v. i. [imp. & p. p. Cooeyed or Cooeed; p. pr. & vb. n. Cooeying or Cooeeing.] To call out cooee. [Australia] I cooeyed and beckoned them to approach. --E. Giles.
Cooee
Cooey Coo"ey, Cooee Coo"ee, n. [Of imitative origin.] A peculiar whistling sound made by the Australian aborigenes as a call or signal. [Written also cooie.]

Meaning of Cooee from wikipedia

- Cooee! (/ˈkuːiː/) is a shout originated in Australia to attract attention, find missing people, or indicate one's own location. When done correctly—loudly...
- census, Cooee had a po****tion of 559. The Burnie GP Super Clinic is located in Cooee as well as a pharmacy and North West Pathology. Cooee Cr**** Post...
- Cooee Mountain may refer to: Cooee Mountain (Queensland) in the Gl**** House Mountains Cooee Mountain (New South Wales) in the Moonbi Ranges...
- Cooee and the Echo is a 1912 Australian silent film directed by Alfred Rolfe. It is considered a lost film. In northern Queensland, a young miner is determined...
- Cooee Bay is a coastal locality on the Capricorn Coast in Queensland, Australia. It is within the local government area of Shire of Livingstone (between...
- between former TFL Statewide League club Burnie Hawks (formerly known as Cooee) and NTFL club the Burnie Tigers. After several years of bitter hatred in...
- notable was the first march from Gilgandra, New South Wales, known as the Cooee march. The March of the Dungarees took place in south-eastern Queensland...
- for the Cooee March. Displays in the museum tell the story of the Cooee March. There is a good array of WWI memorabilia in the museum. The Cooee March memorial...
- She is best known for promotingcooee” as an Australian patriotic symbol, designing cooee jewelry and writing cooee songs. George Crabbe, a famous English...
- cooee and hard yakka. The former is used as a high-pitched call, for attracting attention, (pronounced /ˈkʉːiː/) which travels long distances. Cooee is...
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