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[smich] /smɪtʃ/
noun, Informal.
Origin of smitch
First recorded in 1830-40; origin uncertain Unabridged
Based on the Random House Dictionary, © Random House, Inc. 2018.
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Historical Examples
  • I looked for grace in him, honest I did, and I couldn't find one smitch, no sir!

    Pippin; A Wandering Flame Laura E. Richards
  • "Aw, you ain't got a smitch o' pride," he taunted jealously.

    The Plow-Woman Eleanor Gates
  • Ter tell ye the truth, went on the big man, without noticing Digs remark, we aint got a smitch o meat left.

    The Trail Boys on the Plains Jay Winthrop Allen
Slang definitions & phrases for smitch



A little bit; cunt-hair, skosh: The deck may be stacked a smidgen against Lianna's husband/ I was a smidge stressed as a result of a call from Mother

[1886+; origin unknown; possibly fr Scots Gaelic smidin, ''small syllable, hence tiny quantity''; found by 1845 as smitchin and by 1878 as smidgeon]

The Dictionary of American Slang, Fourth Edition by Barbara Ann Kipfer, PhD. and Robert L. Chapman, Ph.D.
Copyright (C) 2007 by HarperCollins Publishers.
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