tsuris


tsu·ris

noun \ˈtsü-ris, ˈtsr-is\\ˈtsr-is\

Definition of TSURIS

Variants of TSURIS

tsu·ris also tsou·ris \ˈtsü-ris, ˈtsr-is\ or tso·ris \ˈtsr-is\

Origin of TSURIS

Yiddish tsures, tsores, plural of tsure, tsore trouble, distress, from Hebrew ṣārāh
First Known Use: 1901

Browse

Next Word in the Dictionary: tsutsugamushi disease
Previous Word in the Dictionary: tsunami
All Words Near: tsuris

Seen & Heard

What made you want to look up tsuris? Please tell us where you read or heard it (including the quote, if possible).

Get Our Free Apps
Voice Search, Favorites,
Word of the Day, and More
Join Us on FB & Twitter
Get the Word of the Day and More