nounScottish • informal
- A row or fracas.More example sentences
- He also travels a lot and has had several stushies with major airlines.
- And there tends to be a bit of a stushie when the men with clipboards lock horns with the men of the cloth; remember the hoo-hah when they carbon-dated the Turin shroud?
- The boy prefers ball-handling skills and astute back-up play to physical confrontation; the man is one of the game's great enforcers and loves a stushie.
early 19th century: of unknown origin.