verb (used without object)
Origin of kvetch
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Contemporary Examples of kvetch
I take some pleasure in watching conservatives squirm and kvetch.Not Harry Reid's Finest Hour
August 3, 2012
Word Origin for kvetch
"to complain, whine," 1953 (implied in kvetching), from Yiddish kvetshn, literally "squeeze, press," from German quetsche "crusher, presser." As a noun, from 1936 as a term of abuse for a person.