ichsa

Alternative Spellings

icht, yichtse

Definitions

  • an expression of disgust

Example Sentences

  • "Ichsa! I am not touching that frog!"

Languages of Origin

Modern Hebrew

Etymology

Modern Heb איכס ikhs 'ugh, yuck' (and other variants)

Who Uses This

Israel: Diaspora Jews who feel connected to Israel and have spent time there

Regions

North America

Dictionaries

None

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