mishpocha


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Noun1.mishpocha - (Yiddish) the entire family network of relatives by blood or marriage (and sometimes close friends)mishpocha - (Yiddish) the entire family network of relatives by blood or marriage (and sometimes close friends); "she invited the whole mishpocha"
Yiddish - a dialect of High German including some Hebrew and other words; spoken in Europe as a vernacular by many Jews; written in the Hebrew script
kin group, kindred, kinship group, clan, kin, tribe - group of people related by blood or marriage
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In Sherman's parody, Herbie sings "We have so much in common/It's a phenomenon/Darling, let's say a brocha/And be mishpocha from now on.
Singlehandedly, she could provide the whole mishpocha with her vegetables.
So we've invited our familial cast (the whole mishpocha, as we say in Yiddish) to participate.