Schuss

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See also: schuss and Schuß

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From Middle High German [Term?], from Old High German scuz, from Proto-Germanic *skutiz. Cognate with Dutch scheut, Old English scyte, Icelandic skutur. Related to schießen and Schoß.

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  • IPA(key): /ʃʊs/
  • Rhymes: -ʊs
  • (file)

Noun[edit]

Schuss m (genitive Schusses, plural Schüsse, diminutive Schüsschen n)

  1. shot
  2. (colloquial, with haben) mild craziness
  3. (colloquial) (sexually) attractive person, usually female
  4. (colloquial) a narcotic injection
  5. (skiing) a straight run downhill

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  • Serbo-Croatian: šȕs

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Hunsrik[edit]

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Schuss m (plural Schiss)

  1. shot

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