cahoot


ca·hoot

noun \kə-ˈhüt\

Definition of CAHOOT

:  partnership, league —usually used in plural <they're in cahoots>

Origin of CAHOOT

perhaps from French cahute cabin, hut
First Known Use: 1829

Browse

Next Word in the Dictionary: cahot
Previous Word in the Dictionary: cahnite
All Words Near: cahoot

Seen & Heard

What made you want to look up cahoot? Please tell us where you read or heard it (including the quote, if possible).