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  1. shtik, shtick, schtik, schtick(noun)

    (Yiddish) a little; a piece

    "give him a shtik cake"; "he's a shtik crazy"; "he played a shtik Beethoven"

  2. shtik, schtik, shtick, schtick(noun)

    (Yiddish) a contrived and often used bit of business that a performer uses to steal attention

    "play it straight with no shtik"

  3. shtik, schtik, shtick, schtick(noun)

    (Yiddish) a prank or piece of clowning

    "his shtik made us laugh"

  4. shtik, schtik, shtick, schtick(noun)

    (Yiddish) a devious trick; a bit of cheating

    "how did you ever fall for a shtik like that?"


  1. shtik(n.)

    A person's special talent, line of business, or habitual activity.

  2. shtik(n.)

    (Show business) A comic routine or a specific gag inserted in a show for laughs.

  3. Origin: [Yiddish, pranks; fr. MHG stcke, pieces.]

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How to say shtik in sign language?

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  1. Chaldean Numerology

    The numerical value of shtik in Chaldean Numerology is: 6

  2. Pythagorean Numerology

    The numerical value of shtik in Pythagorean Numerology is: 4

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