[hoo-chuh-noo, hoo-chuh-noo] /ˈhu tʃəˌnu, ˌhu tʃəˈnu/
noun, plural hoochinoos.
a type of distilled liquor made by Alaskan Indians.
- Hoochy koochy
n. also hoochie-coochie, hootchy kootchy, “erotic suggestive women’s dance” (involving a lot of hip-grinding), 1898, of obscure origin, usually associated, without evidence, with the Chicago world’s fair of 1893 and belly-dancer Little Egypt (who might not even have been there), but the word itself is attested from 1890, as the stage name of minstrel singer […]
[hoo d] /hʊd/ noun 1. a soft or flexible covering for the head and neck, either separate or attached to a cloak, coat, or the like. 2. something resembling or suggesting such a covering, especially in shape, as certain petals or sepals. 3. the hinged, movable part of an automobile body covering the engine. 4. […]
[hoo d-id] /ˈhʊd ɪd/ adjective 1. having, or covered with, a : a hooded jacket. 2. having the shape of a hood; hood-shaped. 3. Zoology. having on the head a hoodlike formation, crest, arrangement of colors, or the like. 4. Botany. . [hoo d] /hʊd/ noun 1. a soft or flexible covering for the head […]
noun 1. a large seal, Cystophora cristata, the male of which has a large, distensible, hoodlike sac on the head. noun 1. a large greyish earless seal, Cystophora cristata, of the N Atlantic and Arctic Oceans, having an inflatable hoodlike sac over the nasal region Also called bladdernose