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schmatte

[shmah-tuh] /ˈʃmɑ tə/
noun, Slang.
1.
an old ragged garment; tattered article of clothing.
2.
any garment.
Also, shmatte.
Origin of schmatte
1965-1970
1965-70, Americanism; < Yiddish shmate rag < Polish szmata
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schlockmeister

noun

A successful maker or seller of schlock: Low-budget, high-profit exploitation has solidified their position as Hollywood's premier schlockmeisters

[1965+; fr schlock plus German Meister, ''master'']


The Dictionary of American Slang, Fourth Edition by Barbara Ann Kipfer, PhD. and Robert L. Chapman, Ph.D.
Copyright (C) 2007 by HarperCollins Publishers.
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