An ad campaign that wooed customers away from their usual brand.
When you try to make a woman fall in love with you, this is an example of a time when you woo her.
When you try to get an important client to sign with you, this is an example of a time when you woo the client.
To woo fame.
Origin of woo
- Middle English wowen from Old English wōgian
From American Heritage Dictionary of the English Language, 5th Edition
- From irregular romanization of various Mandarin Chinese surnames including 吳 (Wú, “Wu, a former Chinese kingdom near Suzhou”), 伍 (Wǔ, “five”), 武 (Wǔ, “war, warrior, war-like”), and 巫 (wū, “wu, a Chinese shaman”)