woo-woo

/ (ˈwuːˌwuː) /

adjective

derogatory, slang based on or involving irrational superstition

Nearby words

  1. wonted,
  2. wontedly,
  3. wonton,
  4. woo,
  5. woo-hoo,
  6. wood,
  7. wood alcohol,
  8. wood anemone,
  9. wood ant,
  10. wood avens

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Examples from the Web for woo-woo

  • As woo-woo as it sounds, you're yearning for a more spiritual experience of life, wherein daydreaming is a slice of daily bread.

    Zodiac Beast|Starsky + Cox|April 9, 2011|DAILY BEAST
  • The inhabitants of this island trace their origin to a monkey, which they call 'woo-woo.'

    The World of Waters|Mrs. David Osborne