husky husky  /ˈhə ski/

Definition(s):

  1. (n) breed of heavy-coated Arctic sled dog
  2. (adj) muscular and heavily built
  3. (adj) deep and harsh sounding as if from shouting or illness or emotion

Usage(s):

  1. In the forenoon of a blazing August day, a blond, husky young man strolled into a hardware store in Austin, Texas, and asked for several boxes of rifle ammunition.
  2. He was a husky, solemn, shock-headed kid of 6 when he first decided there was money to be made in the quantity production of flying machines.
  3. Better known for her tabloid love affairs, plastic surgery and husky voice, transsexual Turkish diva Bulent Ersoy makes the unlikeliest political activist.

News

  1. M. Basketball. Williams-Goss A Finalist For U19 USA Team

    Incoming Husky freshman Nigel Williams-Goss was announced as one of 16 finalists for the 2013 USA Basketball Men's U19 World Championship Team.
    on June 17, 2013     Source: GoHuskies.com

  2. M. Golf. Pan Ends Up Second Among U.S. Open Amateurs

    Husky stalwart Cheng-Tsung Pan wrapped up an excellent week at the U.S. Open by shooting 76 in the final round on Sunday to finish tied for 45th with some of the games top names.
    on June 17, 2013     Source: GoHuskies.com

  3. VIDEO: Husky Stadium from the air, June 2013

    Turf at the renovated Husky Stadium is nearly completed, and University of Washington officials said Monday thing things are still on track for the Aug. 31 kickoff. Chopper 7 provided the first video look at the stadium Monday. The turf is nearly completed, though crews still need to add the numbers, as well as rubber and sand that will be added over the next week. The Huskies start their season ...
    on June 11, 2013     Source: KIRO 7 Seattle-Tacoma

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Quotes

  1. "I share the same expectations as the Husky fan base and I fully expect that we will return Washington to the top of the Pac-10 Conference and compete for national championships," Sarkisian said in a release.
    on Dec 6, 2008 By: Steve Sarkisian Source: USA Today

  2. "John has built Husky into a successful and respected company on the global energy scene and he deserves the highest praise for its performance and success," said co-chairmen Victor Li and Canning Fok. "John will relocate to Hong Kong, where...
    on May 21, 2010 By: Victor Li Source: MarketWatch (press release)

  3. "We will look at all those things. I have said this many times, I am committed to Husky football, to do the things that are right and appropriate in our program," Willingham said. "We will do the things we normally do and then make any...
    on Dec 5, 2007 By: Tyrone Willingham Source: International Herald Tribune

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