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Definition of skookum



  • impressive or exceptional. Chiefly from British Columbia, Canada.
    That is a skookum looking car.

    Last edited on Jun 04 2010. Submitted by Charles B. from Victoria, BC, Canada on Dec 12 1998.

  • sturdy or solidly built. Chiefly from British Columbia, Canada.
    She's a skookum woman!

    Last edited on Jun 04 2010. Submitted by Terry T. on Dec 03 2000.

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Definitions include: something that's hella fresh, dope or awesome. Something or someone you love. A compliment or high form of praise, gratitude and/or respect.
Definitions include: pretty, cute or hot girl.
Definitions include: misspelling of yuppie.
Definitions include: "what's up".
Definitions include: "very".
Definitions include: a person who is egotistical, who "feels big" about himself.
Definitions include: in a computer system, to be stuck performing some activity repeatedly but not making progress.
Definitions include: "shit".
Definitions include: extremely inebriated.
Definitions include: acronym for "heard through".

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