• adj. Drunk, intoxicated, extremely drunk.

Example Sentences

  • By the time he left the party he was completely farshnickered.

Languages of Origin

  • Yiddish


  • פֿאַרשיקערט farshikert 'intoxicated' - with n added in Jewish English, perhaps influenced by snicker

    • Who Uses This

      • Older: Jews who are middle-aged and older
      • Ashkenazim: Jews with Ashkenazi heritage


      • North America
      • South Africa


      • None

      Alternative Spellings

      farschnickert, ferschnickert, farshnickert, fershnickert, ferschnikerd, fershnikerd, fershnickerd, ferschniket, fershniket, ferschnicket, farshnicket, fershnicket, ferschniked, fershniked, ferschnicked, fershnicked, ferschnikered, farschnickered, ferschnickered, farshnickered, fershnikert, farshnikert, farschnikert, farschnikt, fershnikit

Edit     Something missing from this entry? Inaccurate? Feel free to suggest an edit.