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schlemiel Saltos de línea: schle|miel
Pronunciación: /ʃləˈmiːl/

Definición de schlemiel en inglés:

sustantivo

North American informal
A stupid, awkward, or unlucky person: he seems like the classic underdog schlemiel you schlemiel, it’s right outside!
Más ejemplos en oraciones
  • When it comes to chopping veggies, a schlemiel would spend days building a massive contraption to do it for him.
  • An ethnically Jewish version of the fool, the schlemiel is caught up in situations that reflect the historical problems of the Jewish people.
  • But unlike Woody or Tommy - schlemiels with whom we can identify- Vladimir's ‘problems’ are too hysterical, too willfully and ridiculously constructed, for us to empathize.

Origen

Late 19th century: from Yiddish shlemiel.

Palabras que riman con schlemiel

allele, anele, anneal, appeal, Bastille, Beale, Castile, chenille, cochineal, cockatiel, conceal, congeal, creel, deal, eel, Emile, feel, freewheel, genteel, Guayaquil, heal, heel, he'll, keel, Kiel, kneel, leal, Lille, Lucille, manchineel, meal, misdeal, Neil, O'Neill, ordeal, peal, peel, reel, seal, seel, she'll, spiel, squeal, steal, steel, Steele, teal, underseal, veal, weal, we'll, wheel, zeal

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