[ kish-kuh ]
/ ˈkɪʃ kə /
Also called stuffed derma. Jewish Cookery. a beef or fowl intestine stuffed with a mixture, as of flour, fat, onion, and seasonings, and roasted.
kishkes, Slang. the innermost parts; guts.
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Origin of kishke
1935–40; < Yiddish < Slavic; compare Polish kiszka sausage
Words nearby kishke
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Example sentences from the Web for kishkes
Needs to show some—to use a word she would surely have learned while she was senatoring around New York—kishkes.Hillary Clinton’s Golden Ticket: Paid Family Medical Leave|Michael Tomasky|July 3, 2014|DAILY BEAST
So, the question remains: does Romney feel a two-state solution in his kishkes?
British Dictionary definitions for kishkes
/ (ˈkɪʃkə) /
a beef or fowl intestine or skin stuffed with flour, onion, etc, and boiled and roasted
Word Origin for kishke
Yiddish: gut, probably from Russian kishka
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