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tush 1

Used to express mild reproof, disapproval, or admonition.

tush 2

A canine tooth, especially of a horse.

[Middle English tusche, from Old English tūsc; see tusk.]

tush 3

n. Slang
The buttocks.

[Alteration of Yiddish tokhes, from Hebrew taḥat, under, buttocks; see tḥt in Semitic roots.]
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archaic an exclamation of disapproval or contempt
[C15: Middle English, of imitative origin]


(Zoology) rare a small tusk
[Old English tūsc; see tusk]


(Anatomy) slang US the buttocks
[C20: from Yiddish tokhes, from Hebrew tahath beneath]
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1. (used as an exclamation of impatience, disdain, contempt, etc.)
2. an exclamation of “tush.”



2. one of the four canine teeth of the horse.
[before 900; Middle English; Old English tusc. See tusk]
tushed, adj.



n. Slang.
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ThesaurusAntonymsRelated WordsSynonymsLegend:
Noun1.tush - the fleshy part of the human body that you sit ontush - the fleshy part of the human body that you sit on; "he deserves a good kick in the butt"; "are you going to sit on your fanny and do nothing?"
body part - any part of an organism such as an organ or extremity
torso, trunk, body - the body excluding the head and neck and limbs; "they moved their arms and legs and bodies"
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Slang. The part of one's back on which one rests in sitting:
buttock (used in plural), derrière, posterior, rump, seat.
Informal: backside, behind, bottom, rear.
Slang: bun (used in plural), fanny.
Chiefly British: bum.
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(o.f.) [tʌʃ] EXCL¡bah!
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, tushie, tushy
n (US sl) → Arsch m (inf), → Hintern m
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References in classic literature ?
"Tush, child, tush," said the old Frog, "that was only Farmer White's Ox.
The French gentleman and Mr Adderly, at the desire of their commanding officer, had raised up the body of Jones, but as they could perceive but little (if any) sign of life in him, they again let him fall, Adderly damning him for having blooded his wastecoat; and the Frenchman declaring, "Begar, me no tush the Engliseman de mort: me have heard de Englise ley, law, what you call, hang up de man dat tush him last."
'Tush, tush!' returned the old man, 'thou dost not know--how should'st thou!' then he muttered again between his teeth, 'The time must come, I am very sure it must.
Tush! He is scarcely a degree dearer to her than her dog, or her horse.
Moaning Minnies will point out that by simply staying with the discounters, your average HWF/HPF could save enough for Mummy's new Beemer, but pish tush! This is genius of a truly Brexit kind, and a few hundred extra tonnes of superuous plastic is surely a price worth paying.
His style, which is simplistic and original, has earned him an enviable spot among the elite class of comics, he started his career 13years ago and got his breakthrough on the platform of Ay's open mic night organized by famous comedian Ay, with lots of outstanding performance both in and out of the country and several awards to his credit like Tush awards, Naija FM awards to mention but a few.
The exhibition of Kyrgyz tush kiyz(embroidered wall hangings, traditionally made in Kyrgyzstan by women to commemorate the marriage of a son or daughter) and Boz Jol panel opened in Doha, Qatar on April 10, said Kyrgyz embassy in Qatar.
The Ibons and the Manila Samurais start off the heavy 35-game schedule at 9 a.m., before fellow Group A teams Subic Sharks and Tush Burkeyz square off at 9:14 a.m.
"I would bring Tush and Magi Post back to life for just one last pint in the Deri, or a coffee at Meic's cafe.
Thanks to sweat and bacteria buildup (yuck!), your tush is prone to all sorts of skin sitches--from pesky pimples (aka buttne) to dryness to irritation.
MERINO RUNDERWEAR BRIEFS PS25 (runderwear.co.uk) LAUNCHING this month, these super-soft and 100% seamfree briefs, made with ethically sourced Merino, will keep your tush snug, while also wicking away sweat.