Definition of simcha in English:


Syllabification: sim·cha
Pronunciation: /ˈsimCHə


  • A Jewish private party or celebration.
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    • Families come together to celebrate holidays and simchas, joyous occasions.
    • This was no longer a simcha [celebration] whose essence you attempted to capture on film.
    • When you celebrate your simcha abroad, give your guests Made-In-Israel personalized favors.


from Hebrew śimḥāh 'rejoicing'.

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