[ muh-shoog-uh ]
/ məˈʃʊg ə /
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THINK YOU’VE GOT A HANDLE ON THIS US STATE NICKNAME QUIZ?
Did you ever collect all those state quarters? Put them to good use on this quiz about curious state monikers and the facts around them.
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Mississippi’s nickname comes from the magnificent trees that grow there. What is it?
Origin of meshuga
1880–85; <Yiddish meshuge<Hebrew məshuggāʿ
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Example sentences from the Web for meshuga
A year later, the meshuga Monserrate was expelled from the State Senate after he was convicted of a domestic assault.
British Dictionary definitions for meshuga
/ Yiddish (mɪˈʃʊɡə) /
Word Origin for meshuga
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