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WordNet 3.0Copyright Princeton University


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n. - (Yiddish) unbelievable gall.

Usage examples (40)
  • It took a lot of chutzpah to make such a controversial statement.
  • He added, "That's why the word chutzpah was created."
  • It takes a certain chutzpah to go against the grain, to take a chance.
  • COSSACK: Well, you know some might use the word chutzpah in a situation like that. for more
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