HyperDic: shmooze

English > 2 senses of the word shmooze:
NOUNcommunicationshmooze(Yiddish) a warm / warm heart-to-heart talk
VERBcommunicationshmooze, shmoose, schmooze, schmoose, jawbonetalk / talk idly or casually and in a friendly way
English > shmooze: 2 senses > noun 1, communication
Meaning(Yiddish) a warm / warm heart-to-heart talk.
CategoryYiddishA dialect of High German including some Hebrew and other words
Broadertalk, talkingAn exchange of ideas via conversation
English > shmooze: 2 senses > verb 1, communication
Meaningtalk / talk idly or casually and in a friendly way.
PatternSomebody ----s
ModelSam and Sue shmooze; Sam wants to shmooze with Sue
Synonymsshmoose, schmooze, schmoose, jawbone
Broaderchew the fat, shoot the breeze, chat, confabulate, confab, chitchat, chit-chat, chatter, chaffer, natter, gossip, jaw, claver, visittalk socially without exchanging too much information

©2001-21 · HyperDic hyper-dictionary · Contact

English | Spanish | Catalan
Privacy | Robots

Valid XHTML 1.0 Strict