Definition of kibbutznik in English:

Share this entry

kibbutznik

Pronunciation: /kiˈbo͝otsnik/

noun

A member of a kibbutz.
Example sentences
  • It was a mixed experience: I didn't get along particularly well with other kibbutzniks, but I enjoyed the work and I admired the Israelis, particularly those my age.
  • Yet at the same time, especially since the baby boomers came on the scene, many American women have treated the experience of motherhood as an exercise in self-expression - indeed, they do so more fervently than the kibbutzniks.
  • Israeli kibbutzniks and Scandinavian drifters loitered in Dahab because no one else would.
Share this entry
 

What do you find interesting about this word or phrase?

Comments that don't adhere to our Community Guidelines may be moderated or removed.