Ramone’s Yiddish Word of the Week
shlep – to drag. Usually used when you are being forced to drag or carry something.
- I have to move soon and I’m thinking of hiring a moving company. I really don’t want to shlep my furniture around.
- Stefani is tired of having to shlep the morning show by herself.
- It’s a burden shleppingmy extremely large schmuck around. (See what I did there. That’s two Yiddish words in one sentence!)