Definition of scoosh in English:


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Pronunciation: /skuːʃ
(also skoosh)


[with object]
  • Squirt or splash (liquid): we scooshed air freshener around the room
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    • Off they went into the flat and after some happy Liverpuddlian banter I could hear the sounds of air freshener being liberally scooshed around the flat.
    • All that hair lacquer skooshed had further reduced the ozone layer and made it an absolute imperative.
    • Your average supermarket spud or baking potato are packed with water - if you scrape a fingernail along the surface, water will scoosh out, so it's not a good idea to throw these into hot fat.


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  • 1A splash or squirt of liquid.
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    • No cheap and nasty cheating by adding a skoosh of red wine here - the art of fine champagne is in the blending, which is what you would expect from the best-selling rose in the world.
    • To the ignorant, a firefighter's job seems a skoosh.
    • At this range, a skoosh would create an embarrassing mess.
  • 1.1 [mass noun] A fizzy drink such as lemonade.



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