doos

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English[edit]

Etymology[edit]

Borrowed from Afrikaans doos, from Dutch doos, of Germanic origin. Related to douche.

Noun[edit]

doos

  1. (South Africa, vulgar) vagina
  2. (South Africa, vulgar) stupid person
    • 2018, Marius, “Which African Country is most likely to become developed?”, in Alternate History Discussion Board[1]:
      Julius is, to use a South African term, a doos.

Afrikaans[edit]

Etymology[edit]

From Dutch doos (box, vagina, stupid), from Middle Dutch dose.

Noun[edit]

doos (plural dose, diminutive dosie)

  1. box
  2. (vulgar) vagina, cunt
  3. (derogatory, slang) idiot, stupid person

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Dutch[edit]

Etymology[edit]

From Middle Dutch dose (since 1361), probably from Latin dosis (the small box in which a dose of medication was given).

Pronunciation[edit]

  • IPA(key): /doːs/
  • (file)
  • Hyphenation: doos
  • Rhymes: -oːs

Noun[edit]

doos f (plural dozen, diminutive doosje n)

  1. box
  2. (vulgar) vagina
  3. (vulgar) stupid female, cunt (objectionable woman)

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