adj. Proud, conceited.
“If you maintain a little shtoltz, people will take you more seriously.” (Weiser)
"That isn’t shtoltz, it’s a boundary that has a clear purpose." (source)
Languages of Origin
- Orthodox: Jews who identify as Orthodox and observe halacha (Jewish law)
- Older: Jews who are middle-aged and older
- Ashkenazim: Jews with Ashkenazi heritage
- North America
- Frumspeak: The First Dictionary of Yeshivish, by Chaim Weiser (Northvale, 1995).
Who Uses This
shtolts, shtultz, shtults
See also shtoltzy.
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