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A another word for the slang phrase "Tight" or something solid, or genuinely cool
hey check this out.. yeah that's skookum!
that's so skookum!
by steves candy eater October 22, 2003
Comes from the Native American (Salish/Chinook) for 'great', 'large', 'frightening'.
skookum chuck = large water = the Pacific Ocean.
by Victoria December 10, 2003
Very, very large
Tina: yo girl did you see the anacona between that dudes thighs?

Gean: Fck that skookum, guys like that are usually assholes and act hard core. I like em soft, cuddly, literary and to the point

Tina: what is it with you and dorky guys?

Gean: If they don't know what a jedi, or a beatster is I don't get turned on by em at all
by calmeamidalawenispnkya October 21, 2009
Means "Good Luck" American Indian in origin. There is a town of Skookum near Aberdeen in Washington state. Also a logging company (Skookum Logging),and a Skookum log-yarder. Used frequently by Loggers to describe anything done well.
"Tim was able to fell, buck and yard all of the trees that were marked for harvesting without barking up any of the trees that were designated to be left standing. He did a skookum job"
by Frank October 13, 2003
Also a breed of cat. A Mix between a Munchkin and Leperm. Short legs, curly fur.
I'd buy that Skookum but that other one is cuter
by The Original SKooKuM December 24, 2004
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