zoot

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See also: Zoot

English[edit]

Pronunciation[edit]

  • IPA(key): /zuːt/
  • (file)
  • Rhymes: -uːt

Noun[edit]

zoot (plural zoots)

  1. (US, slang) A zoot suit.
  2. (Britain, slang) A marijuana cigarette.
  3. (Britain, slang) PCP; phencyclidine.
  4. (Trinidad and Tobago, slang) A cigarette butt.
  5. (fandom slang) A fursuit.
    • 1997, "Alterskunk", Spokesfur to appear on BBC Radio (on newsgroup alt.fan.furry)
      I also told him about a fur meet in which we 'squicked a bunch of mundanes' by running around in a shopping mall in zoots, etc.
    • 1999, "Boomer the Dog", Fursuits appear in the strangest places... (on newsgroup alt.lifestyle.furry)
      It seems some Furries like zoots because they're the closest thing to a live anthro they can find.

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References[edit]

  • Dalzell, Tom; Terry Victor (2008) The Concise New Partridge Dictionary of Slang and Unconventional English (in English), London and New York: Routledge, →ISBN