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schmutz

[shmoo ts] /ʃmʊts/
noun, Slang.
1.
dirt; filth; garbage.
Origin
1965-1970
1965-70; < Yiddish shmuts or German Schmutz, Middle High German smuz; cf. smudge, smut, Middle English bismotered bespattered, soiled (all presumably expressive variants of same Germanic base)
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schmutz

noun

Filth; smut

[1967+; fr Yiddish]


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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