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shlep

[shlep] /ʃlɛp/
verb (used with object), verb (used without object), shlepped, shlepping, noun
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Also, shlepp.
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shlemiel

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schlemazel

noun

An awkward, unfortunate, maladjusted person; sad sack

[1940s+, but probably earlier; fr Yiddish shlimazel fr shlim mazel, ''rotten luck''; British slang shemozzle, shlemozzle, ''a muddle, an unhappy plight,'' is found by 1889 and is probably related]


The Dictionary of American Slang, Fourth Edition by Barbara Ann Kipfer, PhD. and Robert L. Chapman, Ph.D.
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