schmear

noun

variants or schmeer
: an aggregate of related things
the whole schmear

Word History

Etymology

Yiddish shmir smear

First Known Use

1909, in the meaning defined above

Time Traveler
The first known use of schmear was in 1909

Dictionary Entries Near schmear

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“Schmear.” Merriam-Webster.com Dictionary, Merriam-Webster, https://www.merriam-webster.com/dictionary/schmear. Accessed 7 Dec. 2022.

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