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touse

play
verb \ˈtau̇z\

Definition of touse

toused

;

tousing

  1. transitive verb
  2. :  rumple, tousle

Origin and Etymology of touse

Middle English -tousen; akin to Old High German zirzūsōn to pull to pieces


First Known Use: 1598


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touse

noun

Definition of touse

  1. :  a noisy disturbance

1795

First Known Use of touse

1795

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