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tushie

or tushy

[too sh-ee] /ˈtʊʃ i/
noun, Slang.
1.
the buttocks.
Origin of tushie
1960-1965
1960-65, Americanism; apparently alteration of Yiddish tokhes tokus, with -sh- substituted for -kh-; see -y2

tushy

[too sh-ee] /ˈtʊʃ i/
noun, plural tushies.
1.
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Word Origin and History for tushies

tushy

n.

also tushie, 1962, from tush (n.) + -y (3).

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