Origin of woofaltered (prob. influenced, influence by warp, weft) ; from Middle English oof ; from Old English owef ; from o- (; from on) + -wef ; from base of wefan, to weave
Origin of woofechoic
- The threads that run crosswise in a woven fabric, at right angles to the warp threads; weft.
- The texture of a fabric.
Origin of woofAlteration (influenced by warp) of Middle English oof, from Old English &omacron;wef : &omacron;-, on, on; see on + wefan, to weave; see webh- in Indo-European roots.
- The characteristically deep, gruff bark of a dog.
- A sound similar to a woof.
intransitive verbwoofed, woof·ing, woofs
Origin of woofImitative.
From Middle English oof, owf, from Old English Åwef, Äwef, from Å- (“on") + wef (“web"), from wefan (“to weave"), from Proto-Germanic *webanan (to weave), from Proto-Indo-European *webh-/*wobh- (to weave, to lace together).
- The sound a dog makes when barking.
- (humorous) Expression of strong physical attraction for someone.
(third-person singular simple present woofs, present participle woofing, simple past and past participle woofed)
- To make a woofing sound
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