yiddish
1. [ noun ] (linguistics) 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
Related terms: German schtick pisha_paysha schtick tsuris knish schtick chachka schmaltz chutzpa meshuggener bagel schmegegge pareve schmeer meshuga kvetch megillah tsoris nosh mishpachah yenta meshugaas nudnick chachka chutzpanik ganef kibitzer klutz knocker kvetch mensch nebbech shmooze schlemiel schlimazel schmo schnook yenta schemozzle schtick putz