cush·​at ˈkə-shət How to pronounce cushat (audio)
chiefly Scotland

Word History


Middle English cowschote, from Old English cūscote

First Known Use

before the 12th century, in the meaning defined above

Time Traveler
The first known use of cushat was before the 12th century

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Cite this Entry

“Cushat.” Dictionary, Merriam-Webster, Accessed 26 May. 2024.

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