schmo

noun \ ˈshmō \
variants: or schmoe

Definition of schmo

plural schmoes
slang
:jerk 1a

Examples of schmo in a Sentence

  1. They treated us like a bunch of schmoes.

  2. I'm just an ordinary schmo trying to make a living.

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Origin and Etymology of schmo

origin unknown


SCHMO Defined for English Language Learners

schmo

noun

Definition of schmo for English Language Learners

  • : an ordinary person who is not interesting or unusual in any way


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