(also chutzpa or hutzpah or hutzpa)
Shameless audacity; impudence.
More example sentences
- Please spare us any more of your bad manners, chutzpah, irony and hypocrisy!
- Not a lot of men on this planet look good in lime green, but you've got to admire the his chutzpah.
- But chutzpah seems to be an indispensable part of the country's diplomatic culture.
late 19th century: Yiddish, from Aramaic ḥu ṣpā.