[ zhlawb, zhluhb ]
/ ʒlɔb, ʒlʌb /
a clumsy, stupid person.
Origin of zhlob
< Yiddish zhlob, zhlub yokel, boor < Polish żłób (genitive żłoba) blockhead, literally, trough, manger, cognate with Czech žlab, Russian zhëlob gutter, channel
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