tsuris

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noun tsu·ris \ˈtsü-ris, ˈtsu̇r-is\
variants: or less commonly

tsouris

or

tsoris

play \ˈtsȯr-is\

Definition of tsuris

Origin and Etymology of tsuris

Yiddish tsures, tsores, plural of tsure, tsore trouble, distress, from Hebrew ṣārāh


First Known Use: 1901


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