adj. “Characterized by a perceived lack of rigor or strict attention to more than the absolutely requisite Orthodox values or practices: LIBERAL.” (Weiser)
Languages of Origin
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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