adj. Dressed-up, decked out in finery; overembellished.
"Her dress was a nice color, but was just too oysgeputst."
Languages of Origin
Yiddish אויספּוצן oysputsn 'to dress up, adorn', past tense אויסגעפּוצט oysgeputst
- Older: Jews who are middle-aged and older
- Ashkenazim: Jews with Ashkenazi heritage
- North America
- Great Britain
- South Africa
- Yiddish and English: A Century of Yiddish in America, by Sol Steinmetz (Tuscaloosa, 1986).
Who Uses This
oysgeputzt, oysgeputs, oysgeputz
See also farputst.
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