Definition of schuss in English:
A straight downhill run on skis.
- Hunks of ice studding the Cascade concrete make my first turns feel like a schuss down a staircase.
- The most accessible east side road, Two Medicine attracts those out for a long schuss.
- I still have a scar from my own hopeful schuss during my innocent early days.
verb[no object] Back to top
Make a straight downhill run on skis.
- Its lightness belies its warmth; the shell sheathes two layers of insulation, whose thinness and elasticity allow for greater freedom of movement when schussing down the slopes.
- After a long day schussing through powder, you can book a deep-tissue or sports massage at the on-site spa.
- Whether you're seriously schussing or simply styling, your success on the slopes will be determined by clothing that is functional, stylish, and comfortable.
1930s: from German Schuss, literally 'shot'.
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