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Oy vey, stop your kvetching! You’ve found the Yiddish Slang Dictionary to help you shmooze or kibitz. Be warned though, this website contains some words not fit for your bubbe.

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Baleboste

a good housewife

"Bal" mean house and "boste" master or owner. This word usually has the good connotation of efficient and in control. It is pure coincidence that the pronunciation is sounds so similar to "ball-buster".

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