gezinta

Definitions

  • a big healthy girl (or the adjective denoting such)
  • a sexy lady

Example Sentences

  • She was a nice gezinta girl!

Languages of Origin

  • Yiddish

Etymology

  • געזונט gezúnt/gezínt 'healthy,' with feminine ע- -e ending
    • Who Uses This

      • Ashkenazim: Jews with Ashkenazi heritage

      Regions

      • Great Britain
      • North America

      Dictionaries

      • Frumspeak: The First Dictionary of Yeshivish, by Chaim Weiser (Northvale, 1995).

      Alternative Spellings

      gezinteh, gezunte

Notes

  • The entry in Frumspeak ("2. well and firmly constructed") is related but the example sentence there applies the adjective to a car, not to a female.

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