meshugaas

meshugaas

[mish-uh-gahs]
noun Slang.
foolishness; insanity; senselessness.
Also, mishegaas.


Origin:
1905–10; < Yiddish meshugas < Hebrew məshuggāʿ

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meshugaas

noun
(Yiddish) craziness; senseless behavior or activity 
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