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Definition of the noun shlock

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noun - plural: shlocks

  1. merchandise that is shoddy or inferior

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Google previewThe New Partridge Dictionary of Slang and Unconventional English (2015)

by Tom Dalzell, Terry Victor

shlock;. schlack;. schlock. noun. shoddy, defective or cheaply made merchandise US, 1915 From German to Yiddish to American slang. [A] grind house of double features and a schlock store ®Selling Out! ̄ in a permanent ®Giant Moving ...

Google previewDictionary of Contemporary Slang (2014)

by Tony Thorne

shlock n anything shoddy,inferioror meretricious. Theword isYiddish from German (either schlacke: dregs,or schlagen: slap or knock,in the sense ofjackingup ...

Google previewDictionary of Jewish Terms (2011)

A Guide to the Language of Judaism by Ronald L. Eisenberg

Shlock. Yiddish term describing shoddy merchandise, especially clothing, which is cheaply made and of inferior quality. Shlub. Yiddish term for a ...

Google previewRandom House Webster's Rhyming Dictionary (2008)

by Random House

croc, crock, doc, dock, floe, flock, frock, grok, hock, jock, Jock, knock, loch, lock, lough, Mach, moc, mock, nock, pock, roc, rock, shlock, shock, smock, sock, stock, wok, yock; ad hoc, air lock, alt-rock, amok, armlock, ball cock, Balzac, bangkok, ...

Google previewThe Doubleday Roget's Thesaurus in Dictionary Form (2009)

by Sidney L. Landau

shlock n. JUNK. shlocky adj. JUNKY. shoal1 n. sandbar, shallow, sandbank, bar, flat, reef, shelf, ledge. shoal2 n. throng, group, school, collection, swarm, multitude, pack, number. shock1 n. 1 collision, concussion, impact, blow, ...

Google previewMerriam-Webster's Crossword Puzzle Dictionary (1996)

by Merriam-Webster, Inc

toil 5 bilge, dregs, hokum, offal, waste, wreck 6 bunkum, debris, kelter, litter, masses, rabble, refuse, shlock, stodge, trudge 7 garbage, rubbish 8 canaille, claptrap, doggerel, dust- heap, footslog, leavings, malarkey, nonsense, plunther, riffraff, ...

Google previewSimon & Schuster Super Crossword Puzzle Dictionary And Reference Book (1999)

by Seth Godin, Lark Productions LLC, Seth Godin Productions

schlemiel, soft touch shlep: 6 schlep; 7 traipse; 9 pull along shlock: 7 schlock shmear: 7 schmear, schmeer shmooze: 7 jawbone shoal: 3 fry; 4 bevy; 5 brood, cloud, covey, drove, reefy, swarm; 6 litter, school, scores, shelfy, shelvy, shoaly; ...

Google previewOxford Dictionary of Modern Slang (2010)

by John Ayto, John Simpson

schlock /le1</ noun and adjective Also shlock. mainly N Amer Cheap, shoddy, or defective goods; rubbish, junk (esp. applied to inferior art or entertainment). 1915 —.

Google previewCambridge English Pronouncing Dictionary with CD-ROM (2011)

by Daniel Jones

-ped -t shlock Ilok, ...

Google previewCambridge English Pronouncing Dictionary (2011)

by Daniel Jones

-ped -t shlock jlok, ...

Google previewEnglish Pronouncing Dictionary (2006)

by Daniel Jones, Peter Roach, James Hartman

nis shlemiel Jla'mhl -s-z shlep Jlep -s -s -ping -ig -ped -t shlock Jlnk©Jla:k-s-s shlockmeister ...

Google previewEnglish-Yiddish, Yiddish-English Dictionary (1995)

Romanized by David C. Gross

Shlock Supremely inferior merchandise. Shlump A drag in company; a wet blanket. Shmaltz Lit., cooking (usually chicken) fat. Used to describe performances or articles that are corny or maudlin. Shmatteh A rag. People in any branch of the ...

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Scrabble value of S1H4L1O1C3K5

The value of this 6-letter word is 15 points. It is included in the first and second editions of the Official Scrabble Players Dictionary.

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