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schnorrer

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noun schnor·rer \ˈshnȯr-ər\

Definition of schnorrer

  1. :  beggar; especially :  one who wheedles others into supplying his wants



Origin of schnorrer

Yiddish shnorer


First Known Use: 1892

Rhymes with schnorrer


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