smitch

[ smich ]
/ smɪtʃ /

noun Informal.

QUIZZES

DO YOU KNOW THIS VOCABULARY FROM "THE HANDMAID'S TALE"?

"The Handmaid's Tale" was required reading for many of us in school. Everyone else has probably watched the very popular and addictive TV show. Do you remember this vocabulary from the book, and do you know what these terms mean?
Question 1 of 10
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Origin of smitch

First recorded in 1830–40; origin uncertain
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Example sentences from the Web for smitch

  • I looked for grace in him, honest I did, and I couldn't find one smitch, no sir!

    Pippin; A Wandering Flame|Laura E. Richards
  • Ter tell ye the truth, went on the big man, without noticing Digs remark, we aint got a smitch o meat left.

    The Trail Boys on the Plains|Jay Winthrop Allen
  • "Aw, you ain't got a smitch o' pride," he taunted jealously.

    The Plow-Woman|Eleanor Gates