Definition of shu-shu in English:

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Pronunciation: /ˈʃuːʃuː/
West Indian


[mass noun]
Rumour; gossip: the shu-shu is that he is being paid his full salary ever since he was ordered back to work


[no object]
Speak at close range in a low tone, typically to exchange gossip.


From French chuchoter 'to whisper'.

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