Friday, August 08, 2014
Citations for klatsch
Qwilleran next went to Lois's Luncheonette for the mid-morning coffee klatsch, where caffeine addicts and assorted loafers met to exchange opinions and rumors about current events.
Throughout the meal, he experienced a disorienting and rather emasculating feeling of being subsumed by a klatch of gabbing women.
Origin of klatsch
Klatsch comes from the German word of the same spelling meaning "gossip." It entered English in the 1950s.