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Definition of "wooer" []

  • Someone who woos or courts (noun) : Text is available under the Creative Commons Attribution-ShareAlike License

Use "wooer" in a sentence
  • "The wooer was a Mr. Child, son of a brewer at Abingdon, to whom the lady sent a challenge."
  • "And as Evelyn Van Wyck fled through the sombre forest aisles before the too arduous advances of her slant-browed, skin-clad wooer, the door of the cabin opened, without the courtesy of a knock, and a skin-clad woman, savage and primitive, came in."
  • "But wait until you hear the gorgeous "Some Enchanted Evening" and "This Nearly Was Mine" as sung by bass-baritone David Pittsinger, who portrays Emile de Becque, the smooth French wooer of the cockeyed American optimist, Ensign Nellie Forbush."