Shabbas goy

[ shah-buh s goi ]
/ ˈʃɑ bəs ˌgɔɪ /

noun Yiddish.

a gentile who performs tasks for Jews in the home or synagogue on the Sabbath or on a holy day that are forbidden Jews on such occasions, as turning on the lights or heat. Unabridged Based on the Random House Unabridged Dictionary, © Random House, Inc. 2019