Shemozzle definition

A state of chaos or confusion; a muddle.
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Noun

Singular:
shemozzle
Plural:
shemozzles

Origin of shemozzle

  • From Yiddish שלימזל (shlimazl, “misfortune”), from Hebrew שלא מזל (shellōmazzāl), של (shel, “from, of”) + לא (lō, “not”) + מזל (mazzāl, “luck”)

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