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hoochie

1

[ hoo-chee ]

noun

  1. Also called hooch·ie ma·ma [hoo, -chee mah-m, uh]. Slang. a woman who engages in casual or promiscuous sex or who acts or dresses in a sexually provocative way.
  2. Angling. a fishing lure with a tassel of dangling colored threads, often with a marking suggesting an eye, meant to resemble a squid:

    Our quality hoochies—octopus and squid lures—are equipped with single flash LED lights to attract more fish.



adjective

, Slang.
  1. relating to or being a hoochie.

hoochie

2

[ hoo-chee ]

noun

  1. Military Slang. a variant of hooch 2.

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Word History and Origins

Origin of hoochie1

First recorded in 1895–1900 in the sense “erotic belly dance,” in 1930–35 hoochie 1fordef 1, and in 1950–55 hoochie 1fordef 2 (presumably from the lure’s appearance and movement in the water); short for hootchy-kootchy ( def )

Origin of hoochie2

First recorded in 1950–55; hooch 1( def ) + -ie ( def )

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Example Sentences

This book tour of hers is one of the all-time great hoochie coochie dances.

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