Bonifacio was standing by a van with the man who had wooed her and promised her a wonderful new life in America.
He wooed the unions and editorial staff by promising jobs and independence—promises he rapidly broke.
Even as Hispanics favored Democrats this week, some Republicans wooed them ardently and made surprising inroads.
Old English wogian, of uncertain origin and with no known cognates; perhaps related to woh, wog- "bent, inclined," as with affection.
Tedious and serious, esp anxious and over-studious in an academic situation: ''Jenny Cavilleri,'' answered Ray. ''Wonky music type''/ a class which I have long dismissed as hopelessly wonky
[1970s+ Students; fr wonk]