noun, Yiddish: Often Disparaging.
a term used by some Jewish people to refer to a black person.
noun, Phonetics. 1. the mid-central, neutral vowel sound typically occurring in unstressed syllables in English, however spelled, as the sound of a in alone and sofa, e in system, i in easily, o in gallop, u in circus. 2. the phonetic symbol ə, used to represent this sound. noun 1. a central vowel represented in […]
noun 1. German name of Swabia. noun 1. the German name for Swabia
- Schwachman syndrome
Schwachman syndrome Schwach·man syndrome (shwāch’mən, shwäch’-) n. An inherited disorder characterized by sinusitis and bronchiectasis accompanied by pancreatic insufficiency and resulting in malnutrition; it is associated with neutropenia and a defect in neutrophile chemotaxis, short stature, and bone abnormalities.
noun, Slang. 1. low-quality marijuana. 2. swag2 (def 1c). noun free merchandise; swag Examples We attended the conference to load up on schwag. low-quality marijuana; swag Examples Give those geeks the schwag; they won’t know the difference. Word Origin by 1995 Usage Note slang