[shoo s, shoos]Skiing.
- a straight downhill run at high speed.
- to execute a schuss.
- to schuss over: to schuss the slopes around Aspen.
Origin of schuss
1935–40; < German; cognate with shot1
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- a straight high-speed downhill run
- (intr) to perform a schuss
Word Origin for schuss
German: shot 1
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