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See also: Skookum
- (chiefly British Columbia, Yukon, Northwest US) Excellent, impressive.
- (chiefly British Columbia, Yukon, Northwest US) big, strong, durable, reliable, trustworthy, doughty
skookum (plural skookums)
- (chiefly among Northwest Coast Aboriginal people) An evil spirit or woodland monster/giant
- a type of doll based on the mythical woodland monster