• v. To have sexual intercourse.

  • n. The act of sexual intercourse.

  • v. To stick [into].

  • v. To stuff [into] (haphazardly).

Example Sentences

  • "Yossi thought about offering her ten bucks for a quick shtup." (Unchosen, by Hella Winston)

  • "He was shtupping one of his own staffers who was married to another..."

  • "Just take your finger and shtup it into the soup to see if it's hot."

  • "She didn't have time to clean up properly, so she just shtupped her shoes in the closet."

Languages of Origin

  • Yiddish


  • שטופּן shtupn 'to push; jostle, bump into; (vulgar) have sex with' (verbal stem is שטופּ shtup)

    • Who Uses This

      • Jews: Jews of diverse religious backgrounds and organizational involvements
      • Older: Jews who are middle-aged and older
      • Non-Jews: (words that have spread outside of Jewish networks)
      • Ashkenazim: Jews with Ashkenazi heritage


      • North America
      • Great Britain
      • South Africa
      • Australia / New Zealand


      • None

      Alternative Spellings

      shtoop, schtup

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