Examples of schlep in a Sentence
We schlepped our luggage through the airport.
Recent Examples of schlep from the Web
But what a hassle to schlep junior's furniture on a plane trip, even folded up.
Who on earth wants to schlep into a store to get a new handset just because Microsoft and Samsung screwed something up?
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Origin and Etymology of schlep
Yiddish shlepn, from Middle High German sleppen, from Middle Low German slēpen
First Known Use: 1922See Words from the same year
SCHLEP Defined for English Language Learners
Definition of schlep for English Language Learners
: to carry or pull (something) with difficulty : to drag or haul (something)
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