Definition of meshuggener in English:

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meshuggener

Pronunciation: /mɪˈʃʊɡənə/

noun

North American informal
A mad or foolish person: they thought he was a meshuggener, and they locked him in his room
More example sentences
  • If you can't recall most of the madness surrounding those murderous meshuggeners, you are not alone.
  • If you can't recall most of the madness surrounding those murderous meshuggeners, you are not alone.
  • So Shlomo the tomato turned round and shouted at Benjy, ‘You meshuggener, ketch-up.’

Origin

Early 20th century (as an adjective): variant of meshuga.

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