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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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Bubba Miseh

a long story; an old wives tale

This literally means "grandma story", but can be used in the same way "old wives tale" is in English. This story has usually has dubious origins or is highly exaggerated.

If your grandmother or mom tells you "windy weather gives you gas", it would be an examples.

It is from Slavic origin.

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