woo (v.) Old form(s): woe
win over, persuade, coax
AYL I.iii.131[Celia to Rosalind, of Touchstone] Leave me alone to woo him
E3 II.i.344[King Edward to Warwick, of the Countess] Command her, woo her, win her any ways / To be my mistress
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