Definition of scoosh in English:

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scoosh

Pronunciation: /skuːʃ/
(also skoosh) Scottish

verb

[with object]
Squirt or splash (liquid): we scooshed air freshener around the room
More 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

1A 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.
1.1 [mass noun] A fizzy drink such as lemonade.

Origin

Imitative.

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