mekhuleh

Alternative Spellings

mechule, mechuleh, m'khuleh, m'khule, m'chule, m'chuleh

Definitions

  • bankrupt

Example Sentences

  • “If it doesn’t go m’khúleh before it’s bought in an acquisition, I’ll be rich.” (https://mosaicmagazine.com/observation/arts-culture/2020/02/there-are-so-many-yiddish-expressions-for-going-bankrupt/)

Languages of Origin

Textual Hebrew, Yiddish

Etymology

מכוּלֶה mekhule 'used up'

Regions

Great Britain

Dictionaries

None

Notes

stressed on the penultimate syllable

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