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  • Big circular flatbreads called mankouche (pronounced man-oosh) are covered in tomato and red-pepper paste, chard or sorrel, salty cheese or za'atar, and fired in a scorching wood oven until they bubble and blacken.

    A taste of Beirut

  • *Inspired by the playful idea that if you can mash it, smash it, oosh it, goosh it, shake it, coat it or stir it, your baby can participate in the process of preparing meals

    Feeding Babies 'Real Food' : eebee's Mix & Mash Adventures

  • Whisky, on the other hand, comes from the Gaelic word uisge which means “water” and is pronounced “oosh-kyuh”.

    Rambles at starchamber.com » Blog Archive » Can I Borrow a Cup of Déjà Vu?

  • “Ayah!” and “oosh! oosh!” as though a drove of strange animals were being rounded up and driven through the crowded streets.

    Jennie Gerhardt

  • With a squishy oosh, her feet sank into the warm mud.

    Surrender A Dream

  • A second caravan of camels appeared, preceded by some filthy men in rags, who cried, "Oosh! oosh!" to clear the way.

    The Garden of Allah

  • ` ` Rescue the Perishing '' was the startlingly appropriate selection, rendered with inconceivable lingering upon each syllable: ` ` Roos-cyoo the Poor-oosh-oong! ''

    The Conquest of Canaan

  • The sonorous _shwoo-oosh_ of the wind-tormented pine tops surged through the very soul of her, the diapason accompaniment to the miserere of motherhood.

    The Lookout Man

  • Whisky, on the other hand, comes from the Gaelic word uisge which means "water" and is pronounced "oosh-kyuh".

    Rambles at starchamber.com

  • Funny ... considering your boy, Chimpy, failed to learn McNamara's lesson even though hundreds of different analyses of the folly of engaging in pre-emptive war from both the perspective of lost lives and the ultimate cost to the nation domestically in terms of unnecessary national debt accumulation were in abundance from when he was sticking oosh up his nose until his unfortunate "election".

    The Nation: Top Stories

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