• v. To reveal.

  • v. To publicize.

Example Sentences

  • “I hope the teacher isn't mefarsem my grade to everyone.” (Weiser)

  • “The radio was mefarsem the school closings.” (Weiser)

  • "My observation is limited to articulation of opinions, as it should be since it’s important to be mefarsem such yedios without being megazem." (source)

Languages of Origin

  • Textual Hebrew
  • Yiddish


  • Y מפֿרסם זײַן mefarsem zayn

    • Who Uses This

      • Orthodox: Jews who identify as Orthodox and observe halacha (Jewish law)


      • North America


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

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