choo-choo choo-choo n. a train or a locomotive; -- a child's word. [Baby talk] [WordNet 1.5]

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  • choo-choo — UK [ˈtʃuːtʃuː] / US [ˈtʃuˌtʃu] or choo choo train UK [ˈtʃuːtʃuː ˌtreɪn] / US [ˈtʃutʃu ˌtreɪn] noun [countable] Word forms choo choo : singular choo choo plural choo choos spoken a train. This word is used mainly by children or when speaking to… …   English dictionary

  • choo-choo — [ tʃu,tʃu ] or choo choo train [ tʃutʃu ,treın ] noun count SPOKEN a train. This word is used by or to young children …   Usage of the words and phrases in modern English

  • choo-choo — [ˈtʃu: tʃu:] n [Date: 1900 2000; Origin: From the sound of a steam train] spoken a train used by children or when speaking to children …   Dictionary of contemporary English

  • choo-choo — echoic nursery name for steam engine locomotive, 1903 …   Etymology dictionary

  • choo-choo — [cho͞o′cho͞o΄] n. [echoic] a railroad train or locomotive: a child s word …   English World dictionary

  • choo choo — /ˈʧuːˌʧuː/ noun, pl ⋯ choos informal 1 [count] : ↑train 1, 1 used by young children or by adults speaking to young children Here comes the choo choo! ; called also choo choo train 2 [noncount] : the sound a train makes used by young children or… …   Useful english dictionary

  • choo choo — /ˈtʃu tʃu/ (say chooh chooh) noun Colloquial (with children) a train. Also, choo choo train. {imitative of the sound of a steam train} …   Australian English dictionary

  • choo-choo — /chooh chooh /, n., v., choo chooed, choo chooing. Baby Talk. n. 1. a train. 2. the sound of a steam locomotive. v.i. 3. to make a sound like that made by a steam locomotive. 4. to travel by train. [1900 05; imit.] * * * …   Universalium

  • choo-choo — noun a) The sound made by a steam locomotive. b) A railway locomotive …   Wiktionary

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