- lit. "sitting-flesh" : 'the ability to sit down for a long period fo time'
- "Well, it's 3:30 and besides my zitsfleysh is worn out. That's it for today, class dismissed." (80-year-old professor)
Languages of Origin
זיצפֿלײש 'lit. sitting meat; posterior; (humorous) perseverance, steadiness'
Who Uses This
Older: Jews who are middle-aged and older
The Joys of Hebrew, by Lewis Glinert (New York, 1992).
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