or schle·mihl, shle·miel
Origin of schlemiel
Words nearby schlemiel
How to use schlemiel in a sentence
The song ends up a hit, and the schlemiel has done it again.
Do you call an ineffectual, hapless person a schlemiel, a shlemel, a shlemyel, or a schlemeyel?Mazel Tov, Arvind! But Are You Sure It’s Not Kneydl?|Daniel Gross|May 31, 2013|DAILY BEAST
Then comes the requisite sitcom schlemiel-like ER visit with a doctor and some drops and some close-ups.‘Girls’ Shows Us the Real OCD With Hannah’s Brutal Q-Tip Scene|Kent Sepkowitz|March 11, 2013|DAILY BEAST
Based on the leaked reports, he said, “a schlemiel could have done this.”