schemozzle


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schemozzle

(ʃɪˈmɒzəl)
n
a variant of shemozzle

Schemozzle

 of monkeys.
ThesaurusAntonymsRelated WordsSynonymsLegend:
Noun1.schemozzle - (Yiddish) a confused situation or affair; a mess
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
confusion - disorder resulting from a failure to behave predictably; "the army retreated in confusion"
Translations

schemozzle

n (US inf) → Durcheinander nt
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He was putting his hand on him to make a point after being involved in a bit of a schemozzle with three Carlow lads and thought it was his line ball, rather than as a very aggressive gesture.
It all ends in a schemozzle between groom-to-be Kush and Masood but what else is bugging Shabnam?
Then he added: "I had a wonderful opportunity of really hurting him during the schemozzle which followed the fight.
It is not his fault that he is at the middle of this schemozzle.
I viewed the whole thing about the Zimbabwe issue as a complete schemozzle and one I don't think should be repeated.