noun, plural choux [shooz for 1; shoo for 2] /ʃuz for 1; ʃu for 2/.
Origin of chou
Examples from the Web for chou
Historical Examples of chou
The chou may be filled with jelly or preserves if preferred.
In the time of Confucius the Chou dynasty still filled the throne.
Kinsmen of the tyrant Chou Hsin, who brought the house of Yin to an end.
The people blamed him for not dethroning at once the tyrant Chou Hsin.
Van and Chou constantly passed the evenings in some of our yachts.
noun plural choux (ʃuː)
Word Origin for chou
"fashionable knot in a woman's dress or hat," 1883; earlier "small, round, cream-filled pastry" (1706), from French chou, literally "cabbage" (12c.), from Latin caulis "cabbage," literally "stalk" (see cole).