from The Century Dictionary and Cyclopedia

  • Another spelling of shoo.


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  • But like a teenager’s whatever, or a wiseguy’s fuggeddaboudit, the phrase shu baarifni contained a multitude of shifting meanings.

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  • Confucius replied, 'It is the word shu - reciprocity: Do not unto others what you would not have them do to you.'

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  • They even had their own written language, nu shu, which is spotlighted throughout the novel.

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  • Lien-sheng Yang notes, however, that the three sections of the history have also been called shu

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  • The Hebrew word shu'al_ through the Persian _schagal becomes our jackal (Canis aureus), so that the word may bear that signification here.

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  • Mar7aba: D we even have the same name shu haddd: P mooooody said … me too

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  • According to some people born in a 'Rat Year', it is a misnomer to call it as a 'Rat Year' and it should be renamed as 'Year of Mouse', as in Chinese, the character used to refer to the animal is 'shu' and this word equally applies to 'Mouse and Rat'.

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  • "La, Brothah Dokesbury!" exclaimed Aunt Caroline, "what's de mattah 'f you' shu't bosom?"

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  • Don 'I know dat when gent'men fight dey gwine want dey bes' shu't, an dey hat breshed jes 'right!

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  • Lieutenant Yusuf fixed his position by climbing the adjacent hills, whence Sina'fir bore 190°, and Shu'shu '150° (both magnetic); while greater elevations to the west shut out the view of lofty Ti'ra'n, and even of the Sinaitic range.

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