bill and coo

bill and coo
(inf) (of lovers) to kiss and talk intimately together
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Main Entry:bill

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bill and coo humorous phrase
if two people bill and coo, they kiss each other and talk together in a romantic way
Thesaurus: kissing and touching in a sexual wayhyponym
Main entry: bill

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I
informal exchange caresses or affectionate words; behave or talk in a very loving or sentimental way
II
see bill II

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bill and coo
old-fashioned : to kiss and talk quietly

A young couple sat together in the corner, billing and cooing.

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Main Entry:bill

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bill and ˈcoo f5 idiom
(old-fashioned, informal) if two people who are in love bill and coo, they kiss and speak in a loving way to each other
Main entry:billidiom

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  • bill and coo — old fashioned if you bill and coo with someone you love, you talk quietly to them and kiss them. I don t know why they bother to come out if they re going to spend all their time billing and cooing. (often in continuous tenses) …   New idioms dictionary

  • bill and coo — in. to kiss and cuddle. (In the manner of love birds.) □ Keep an eye on those kids. They aren’t going to be satisfied with billing and cooing forever, you know. □ If they bill and coo enough now, maybe they will remember how when they’re older …   Dictionary of American slang and colloquial expressions

  • bill and coo — v To hug and kiss. Don t you just love to bill and coo with your girl on the beach? 1930s …   Historical dictionary of American slang

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  • To bill and coo — Bill Bill, v. i. [imp. & p. p. {Billed}; p. pr. & vb. n. {Billing}.] 1. To strike; to peck. [Obs.] [1913 Webster] 2. To join bills, as doves; to caress in fondness. As pigeons bill. Shak. [1913 Webster] {To bill and coo}, to interchange caresses; …   The Collaborative International Dictionary of English

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