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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; Walk or tramp about.

Usage examples (39)
  • Can you shlep this bag of potatoes upstairs?
  • Verb (used with object) : to schlep an umbrella on a sunny day
  • Verb (used without object) : We schlepped from store to store all day
  • I gather that the self-help law movement presented in shlep aims to go beyond simply providing public access to legal information. for more
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