intransitive verbschmoozed, schmooz′ing
Origin of schmoozewestern Yiddish shmuzn, variant, variety of Yiddish shmuesn from shmues, a chat, literally , rumors, gossip, plural of shmue from Classical Hebrew (language) shemua, rumor, news from shama, to hear
or schmoose also shmooze Slang
verbschmoozed, schmooz·ing, schmooz·es, or schmoosed schmoos·ing schmoos·es also shmoozed shmooz·ing shmooz·es
Origin of schmoozeYiddish shmuesn possibly from shmues a chat pl. of shmue rumor Hebrew šəmû'â rumor šm&ayin;
(third-person singular simple present schmoozes, present participle schmoozing, simple past and past participle schmoozed)
From Yiddish ×©×ž×•×¢×¡ (shmues).