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Used to express mild reproof, disapproval, or admonition.
A canine tooth, especially of a horse.
[Middle English tusche, from Old English tūsc; see tusk.]
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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.)n.
2. an exclamation of “tush.”
2. one of the four canine teeth of the horse.
[before 900; Middle English; Old English tusc. See tusk]
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|Noun||1.||tush - 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?"|
arse, ass, behind, buns, buttocks, hind end, hindquarters, keister, nates, posterior, prat, derriere, fanny, rear end, tooshie, seat, fundament, backside, bottom, rump, stern, tail end, tail, rear, bum, can, butt
body part - any part of an organism such as an organ or extremity
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tush(o.f.) [tʌʃ] EXCL → ¡bah!
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