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tush 1

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exclamation

archaic or humorous

Origin

Natural utterance: first recorded in late Middle English.

Words that rhyme with tush

ablush, blush, brush, crush, flush, gush, hush, hush-hush, lush, mush, plush, rush, shush, slush, thrush

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tush 2 Line breaks: tush

noun

1A long pointed tooth, in particular a canine tooth of a male horse.

Origin

Old English tusc (see tusk).

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tush 3 Line breaks: tush
(also tushy)

noun (plural tushes or tushies)

informal , chiefly North American
A person’s buttocks: office chairs are too often tough on the tush

Origin

1960s (as tushy): from Yiddish tokhes, from Hebrew taḥaṯ 'beneath'.

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