faribbel, farrible, fahribbel, faribl
- to have a grievance, to be aggrieved
- If she isn't seated at the right table at the wedding, she'll be fahribbled.
- I have such a farrible with her!
Languages of Origin
פֿאַראיבל faribl 'grudge'; האָבן פֿאַראיבל hobn faribl 'to have a grudge'
Who Uses This
Older: Jews who are middle-aged and older
Ashkenazim: Jews with Ashkenazi heritage
North America, Great Britain, South Africa
One contributor believes this to be especially common in the English of descendants of Litvaks (Jews of Lithuanian origin).
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