A word used to express disbelief, or strange unintelligible feelings usually related vaguely or directly but not limited to surprise, anxiety, excitement, pocky. Can be used in place of "dirty words" around your mother or the higher brow community to avoid ridicule and crude embarrassment.
May also have something to with a strange theatre costume . . . this is unconfirmed at the present time.
"Dude did you just see that elephant do a backflip?"
"What the Shua?! Impossible!"
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Shua! I just stubbed my foot!
Shortening of the name Joshua, for those who choose not to go by Josh.
It's the last four letters of Joshua!
The name for the sound a woman in labor makes if she sneezes while the baby is crowning.
Replacement for dirty words.
Shua! Shua! And with the second sneeze the baby shot out and into the middle of the birthing circle. What the shua?
1. A slang term for the city Nashua.
I know this great bar in Shua we can meet at.