meshugas


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meshugas

(mɪˈʃʊɡɑːs) or

meshugaas

n
craziness
[from Hebrew]
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He defined them in Yiddish terms--chutzpah (nerve) and meshugas (craziness), attributes that he envied when he noted their appearance in such famous contemporaries as Norman Mailer and Saul Bellow.
A| After my mother read a draft, she replied, "I love the way you capture all my meshugas but humanize me at the same time.
But he's not a youngster anymore, and still, still, with this socialist meshugas.