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Shtick

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Noun

1. schtick, schtik, shtick, shtik

(Yiddish) a little; a piece

Example Sentences:
'give him a shtik cake'
'he's a shtik crazy'
'he played a shtik Beethoven'

2. schtick, schtik, shtick, shtik

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

Example Sentences:
'play it straight with no shtik'

3. schtick, schtik, shtick, shtik

(Yiddish) a prank or piece of clowning

Example Sentences:
'his shtik made us laugh'

4. schtick, schtik, shtick, shtik

(Yiddish) a devious trick; a bit of cheating

Example Sentences:
'how did you ever fall for a shtik like that?'

WordNet Lexical Database for English. Princeton University. 2010.


Shtick

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noun
slang
a comedian's routine; act; piece

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Shtick

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noun Slang
1. 
a comic scene or piece of business, as in a vaudeville act
2. 
an attention-getting device
3. 
a special trait, talent, etc.

Webster’s New World College Dictionary, 4th Edition. Copyright © 2010 by Houghton Mifflin Harcourt. All rights reserved.


Shtick

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n.
Slang
1. A characteristic attribute, talent, or trait that is helpful in securing recognition or attention: waiters in tropical attire are part of the restaurant's shtick.
2. An entertainment routine or gimmick.

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