Definition of schlub
: a stupid, worthless, or unattractive person
Examples of schlub in a Sentence
you're a complete schlub—you should do great around here
Recent Examples of schlub from the Web
Adam Pally stars as a salty schlub who has discovered a big, ratty gym bag that’s actually a time machine.
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Origin and Etymology of schlub
Yiddish zhlob, zhlub yokel, boor
First Known Use: 1950See Words from the same year
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