chouse


1chouse

verb \ˈchas\
chousedchous·ing

Definition of CHOUSE

transitive verb
:  cheat, trick

Origin of CHOUSE

perhaps from Turkish çavuş doorkeeper, messenger
First Known Use: circa 1659

2chouse

verb
chousedchous·ing

Definition of CHOUSE

transitive verb
West
:  to drive or herd roughly

Origin of CHOUSE

origin unknown
First Known Use: 1904

Browse

Next Word in the Dictionary: choux
Previous Word in the Dictionary: choupique
All Words Near: chouse

Seen & Heard

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