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Overview of noun schtik

The noun schtik has 4 senses? (no senses from tagged texts)
1. shtik, shtick, schtik, schtick

((Yiddish) a little; a piece; "give him a shtik cake"; "he's a shtik crazy"; "he played a shtik Beethoven")

2. shtik, schtik, shtick, schtick

((Yiddish) a contrived and often used bit of business that a performer uses to steal attention; "play it straight with no shtik")

3. shtik, schtik, shtick, schtick

((Yiddish) a prank or piece of clowning; "his shtik made us laugh")

4. shtik, schtik, shtick, schtick

((Yiddish) a devious trick; a bit of cheating; "how did you ever fall for a shtik like that?") © 2001-2013, Demand Media, all rights reserved. The database is based on Word Net a lexical database for the English language. see disclaimer
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