schmear

noun
\ ˈshmir How to pronounce schmear (audio) \
variants: or schmeer

Definition of schmear

: an aggregate of related things the whole schmear

First Known Use of schmear

1909, in the meaning defined above

History and Etymology for schmear

Yiddish shmir smear

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“Schmear.” Merriam-Webster.com Dictionary, Merriam-Webster, https://www.merriam-webster.com/dictionary/schmear. Accessed 21 Sep. 2021.

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