(used to scare or drive away a cat, dog, chickens, birds, etc.)
verb (used with object), shooed, shooing.
to drive away by saying or shouting “shoo.”.
to request or force (a person) to leave:
I’ll have to shoo you out of here now.
verb (used without object), shooed, shooing.
to call out “shoo.”.
go away!: used to drive away unwanted or annoying people, animals, etc
verb shoos, shooing, shooed
(transitive) to drive away by or as if by crying “shoo.”
(intransitive) to cry “shoo.”
adjective, shoalier, shoaliest. 1. full of shoals or shallows.
noun, plural shooflies. 1. a child’s rocker having a seat supported between two boards cut and painted to resemble animals.
noun, plural shooflies. 1. a child’s rocker having a seat supported between two boards cut and painted to resemble animals. shommus
- Shoofly pie
[shoo-flahy] /ˈʃuˌflaɪ/ noun 1. an open pie filled with a sweet crumb and molasses mixture and baked. noun 1. (US) a dessert similar to treacle tart