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  1. kvetch(noun)

    (Yiddish) a constant complainer

  2. kvetch(verb)

    (Yiddish) a nagging complaint

  3. complain, kick, plain, sound off, quetch, kvetch(verb)

    express complaints, discontent, displeasure, or unhappiness

    "My mother complains all day"; "She has a lot to kick about"

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  1. kvetch(Noun)

    Person who endlessly whines or complains.

  2. kvetch(Noun)

    Person who finds fault with anything.

  3. kvetch(Verb)

    To whine or complain, often needlessly.

  4. kvetch(Adjective)

    Describing a kvetch or kvetcher.

  5. Origin: From קוועטשן, from Quetsche, from quetschen.


Translations for kvetch

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  • mäkeln, nörgelnGerman
  • gruñónSpanish
  • natku, kitisijä, marista, nurista, marisijaFinnish
  • plaindre, plaintif, râleur, râlerFrench
  • kankerenDutch
  • нытик, нытьRussian
  • njorgati, njurgavica, čangrizavac, čangrizalica, njurgati, njurgalo, njurgavac, čangrizalo, čangrizatiSerbo-Croatian
  • gnällspik, klaga, gnällmåns, kvida, beklaga, ojaSwedish
  • קוועטשןYiddish

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