Pronunciation: (kOO'ē), [key]
—n., v., coo•eed, coo•ee•ing.
a prolonged, shrill, clear call or cry used as a signal by Australian Aborigines and adopted by the settlers in the country.
to utter the call “cooee.”
Random House Unabridged Dictionary, Copyright © 1997, by Random House, Inc., on Infoplease.