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skoosh

Syllabification: skoosh
Pronunciation: /sko͝oSH
 
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(also scoosh)

Definition of skoosh in English:

verb

Scottish
Squirt or splash (liquid).
Example sentences
  • 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.

noun

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A splash or squirt of liquid.
Example sentences
  • 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.

Origin

imitative.

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