broch

Definitions

  • n. Curse.

Example Sentences

  • "Don't do that! You'll put a broch on our family."

Languages of Origin

  • Yiddish

Etymology

  • Yiddish בראָך brokh 'disaster'

    • Who Uses This

      • Older: Jews who are middle-aged and older

      Regions

      • North America

      Dictionaries

      • Yiddish and English: A Century of Yiddish in America, by Sol Steinmetz (Tuscaloosa, 1986).

      Alternative Spellings

      brokh

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