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 Dictionary entry overview: What does shmuck mean? 

SHMUCK (noun)
  The noun SHMUCK has 1 sense:

1. (Yiddish) a jerk

  Familiarity information: SHMUCK used as a noun is very rare.

 Dictionary entry details 

SHMUCK (noun)

Sense 1shmuck [BACK TO TOP]


(Yiddish) a jerk

Classified under:

Nouns denoting people


schmo; schmuck; shmo; shmuck

Hypernyms ("shmuck" is a kind of...):

dork; jerk (a dull stupid fatuous person)

Domain category:

Yiddish (a dialect of High German including some Hebrew and other words; spoken in Europe as a vernacular by many Jews; written in the Hebrew script)

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