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schmutzy

[ shmoot-see ]
/ 藞蕛m蕣t si /
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adjective, schmutz路i路er, schmutz路i路est.Slang.
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Also schmutz路ig [shmoot-sik, -sig]. /藞蕛m蕣t s瑟k, -s瑟g/.

Origin of schmutzy

First recorded in 1965鈥70; schmutz + -y1, as translation of Yiddish shmutsik or German schmutzig
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