Definition of skosh in English:

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Pronunciation: /skəʊʃ/


US informal
A small amount; a little: the car could do with a skosh more room in the back
More example sentences
  • Wigfield was very funny last night, but the teeniest skosh of a disappointment (to me).
  • The market was down over 100 points several times today (but just a skosh) and wound up down 80.
  • I'd almost say Cap… But DD has inched it out by the tiniest of skoshes.


1950s: from Japanese sukoshi.

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