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WordNet 3.0Copyright Princeton University


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n. - A tedious or difficult journey; (Yiddish) an awkward and stupid person v. - Pull along heavily, like a heavy load against a resistance.

Usage examples (36)
  • I told my husband that I will never again "schlep" around the house in rags.
  • If you're not familiar with the word schlep, in its noun form, it means arduous journey.
  • In another puzzle the clue "Lug Laboriously" led to the Yiddish word schlep.
  • ZARRELLA: The schlep was the talk of his grandparents 'retirement community. for more
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