Pronunciation: [KOOSH; KUHSH]
1. A sweetened, mushlike cornmeal mixture, fried in lard and served as a cereal with cream or clabber and sugar or cane syrup. 2. A Southern cornmeal pancake. 3. A Southern soup of cornmeal, milk, onion and seasonings.
From The Food Lover's Companion, Fourth edition by Sharon Tyler Herbst and Ron Herbst. Copyright © 2007, 2001, 1995, 1990 by Barron's Educational Series, Inc.