verb (used without object)
Origin of kvetch
Examples from the Web for kvetch
I take some pleasure in watching conservatives squirm and kvetch.
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.