[kooch buh-hahr] /ˌkutʃ bəˈhɑr/
a former state in NE India; now part of West Bengal.
a city in West Bengal, in NE India.
a former state of NE India: part of West Bengal since 1950
a city in India, in NE West Bengal: capital of the former state of Cooch Behar. Pop: 76 812 (2001)
noun vagina Usage Note slang n. “vagina,” slang, by 1991, perhaps from hoochie-coochie, especially in the blues song “Hoochie Coochie Man” by Willie Dixon (1954), featuring a sexually suggestive phrase that traces at least to the 1893 World’s Fair (see hoochy koochy).
Related Terms cuckoo adjective Crazy; very eccentric; nutty: Where do you get these cuckoo ideas? (1918+) noun A crazy or eccentric person (1581+) [perhaps because of the bird’s monotonous, silly-sounding call]
[koo] /ku/ verb (used without object), cooed, cooing. 1. to utter or imitate the soft, murmuring sound characteristic of doves. 2. to murmur or talk fondly or amorously. verb (used with object), cooed, cooing. 3. to utter by cooing. noun 4. a cooing sound. /kuː/ verb coos, cooing, cooed 1. (intransitive) (of doves, pigeons, etc) […]
[koo-ee] /ˈku i/ noun 1. a prolonged, shrill, clear call or cry used as a signal by Australian Aborigines and adopted by the settlers in the country. verb (used without object), cooeed, cooeeing. 2. to utter the call “cooee.”. /ˈkuːiː/ interjection 1. a call used to attract attention, esp (originally) a long loud high-pitched call […]