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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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Shemozzle

quarrel, brawl; raucous confusion

Curiously also used in the Irish sport of hurling, this comes from the Yiddish word "shlimazel" which means "to not have luck". "Mazel" comes from the Hebrew word for "luck".

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