or tsour·is, tzur·is
[tsoo r-is, tsur-]
- trouble; woe.
Origin of tsuris
1970–75; < Yiddish tsures, tsores, plural of tsure, tsore < Hebrew ṣarā, plural ṣarōth troubles
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Does old-fashioned aggravation—emotional wear and tear, agita, tsuris, call it what you will—really take years off your life?Can Being With Your Family on Thanksgiving Actually Kill You?
November 29, 2013