or cootch



a sinuous, quasi-Oriental dance performed by a woman and characterized chiefly by suggestive gyrating and shaking of the body.

Nearby words

  1. conwy,
  2. cony,
  3. conybeare,
  4. coo,
  5. cooboo,
  6. cooch behar,
  7. coochie,
  8. cooee,
  9. cooey,
  10. coof

Origin of cooch

First recorded in 1940–45; apparently short for hootchy-kootchy

Also called cooch dance, hootchy-kootchy, cooch·ie-cooch·ie [koo-chee-koo-chee] /ˈku tʃiˈku tʃi/. Unabridged Based on the Random House Unabridged Dictionary, © Random House, Inc. 2019

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Word Origin and History for cooch



"vagina," slang, c.2003, short for coochie.

Online Etymology Dictionary, © 2010 Douglas Harper