schmeiss

noun
\ ˈshmīs \
plural -es

Definition of schmeiss

: a bid in klaberjass that requires the opponent to accept the bidder's trump suit or abandon the hand

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History and Etymology for schmeiss

German schmeissen to fling, throw away, from Middle High German smīzen to stroke, smear, strike, from Old High German -smīzan (in bismīzan to defile, stain)

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“Schmeiss.” Merriam-Webster.com Dictionary, Merriam-Webster, https://www.merriam-webster.com/dictionary/schmeiss. Accessed 6 Dec. 2021.

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