Definitions

from The American Heritage® Dictionary of the English Language, 4th Edition

  • Huss, John See Jan Hus.

from The Century Dictionary and Cyclopedia

  • To hiss; whistle, as the wind.

from WordNet 3.0 Copyright 2006 by Princeton University. All rights reserved.

  • n. Czechoslovakian religious reformer who anticipated the Reformation; he questioned the infallibility of the Catholic Church was excommunicated (1409) for attacking the corruption of the clergy; he was burned at the stake (1372-1415)

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Examples

  • Irene Huss is a 40-something police detective, happily married to Krister, a chef, and with twin teenage daughters Kristina and Jenny.

    June 2008

  • It was said, too, that it should perish through a goose (_oie_), and as the word "Huss" means a goose in Bohemian _patois_, it was said afterward that the writings of Huss, or more truly, perhaps, the work of the goose-quill, had fulfilled the prophecy in undermining and finally subverting the order.

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  • "We will take a lot of confidence going into Barbados, our mindset, exactly what 'Huss' showed today is we are never beaten until the game is over," said the captain.

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  • 'Huss' has had to deal with the criticism for 10 months.

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  • Pakistan needed 176 for victory after Mike Hussey and Peter Siddle put on 123 for the ninth wicket, and Ponting said: "Those sort of totals are always hard to chase but what 'Huss' and

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  • Contact persons: Erik Huss, Press Officer, Phone +46 8 673 95 44, mobile +46 70 673 96 50, erik. huss@kva.se

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  • And - great translations on the first two Stieg Larsson books and on Detective Inspector Huss.

    January 2009

  • Contacts: Erik Huss, Press Officer, phone +46 8 673 95 44, +46 70 673 96 50, erik. huss@kva.se

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  • "I worry about being a burden on my son," says Mary Huss, 60 years old, who moved in with her son in Salinas, Calif., a year ago.

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  • Ms. Huss lost her job in 2008 when her nonprofit employer lost funding.

    Aging and Broke, More Lean on Family

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