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yid

 (yĭd)
n. Offensive Slang
Used as a disparaging term for a Jew.

[Yiddish, from Middle High German jüde; see Yiddish.]

yid

(jɪd)
n
(Peoples) offensive slang a derogatory word for a Jew
[C20: probably from Yiddish, from Middle High German Jude Jew]

yid


(yid),
n.
usage: This term is a slur and should be avoided. It is used with disparaging intent and is perceived as highly insulting. However, the Yiddish word from which the English word derives is not derogatory.
n.
Slang: Extremely Disparaging and Offensive. (a contemptuous term used to refer to a Jew.)
[1885–90; < Yiddish yid Jew; compare Middle High German jude, jüde]
ThesaurusAntonymsRelated WordsSynonymsLegend:
Noun1.yid - (ethnic slur) offensive term for a Jew
derogation, disparagement, depreciation - a communication that belittles somebody or something
ethnic slur - a slur on someone's race or language
jargon, lingo, patois, argot, vernacular, slang, cant - a characteristic language of a particular group (as among thieves); "they don't speak our lingo"
Jew, Hebrew, Israelite - a person belonging to the worldwide group claiming descent from Jacob (or converted to it) and connected by cultural or religious ties
Translations

Yid

[jɪd] N (offensive) → judío/a m/f

Yid

n (pej)Jud m (pej)
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Yid think we'd learn our lesson, That violence does not pay, But Sunni piled on Shia, Still haunts us to this day.
To him, Moshkovitsh proved that there were still actors in America who had not been crippled by Dos pintele yid.
What I have been called for the past 50 years, however, is a Yiddle or a Yid, and I can tell you that I'm quite proud of it.
Mr Cameron told The Jewish Chronicle: "There's a difference between Spurs fans self-describing themselves as Yids and someone calling someone a Yid as an insult.
zhabs dkar tshogs drug rang grol gyi rnam thar rgyas pa yid bzhin gyi nor bu bsam 'phel dbang gi rgyal po [The Autobiography of Shabkar].
He grabbed the young boy and, clasping him to the sefer Torah in his arms, he began to dance wildly while loudly chanting, "A yunger Yid mit die heilige Torah--a young Jew with the Holy Torah
Meanwhile, Yid Army are nicely placed in fourth spot of the Tuesday League as Nick Griffin led them to a stunning 20-1 demolition of YMCA.
During an October press conference, Information Minister Vladimir Rusakevich was quoted saying that the country needs to live with Russia like brothers but to bargain with Russia "like a Yid.
Until recently, it was indeed "shyer tzu zein a yid," difficult to be an observant Jew, especially with regard to the dietary requirements.
He called him a 'slimy, fat Yid' and 'hello, Yid, I am watching you.
In their hard-won lyricism Yiddish poets in America occasionally tested the possibility of a joining of perspectives, dispossessed Indian and estranged Yid, a motif or theme or argument that deserves more investigation by scholars of the Yiddish word in the United States.