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Nebbish Principle

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Published by Tandem Library .
Written in English


  • Ethnic - Other,
  • Humor - Cartoons & Comics,
  • Humor - Comic Strips & Cartoons,
  • Juvenile Nonfiction,
  • People & Places - United States - Other,
  • Children"s 12-Up - Humor / Jokes,
  • Children"s Books/Young Adult Misc. Nonfiction

Book details:

The Physical Object
ID Numbers
Open LibraryOL9807672M
ISBN 100613981405
ISBN 109780613981408

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Required Cookies & Technologies. Some of the technologies we use are necessary for critical functions like security and site integrity, account authentication, security and privacy preferences, internal site usage and maintenance data, and to make the site work correctly for browsing and transactions. The Nebbishes was a syndicated Sunday comic strip by Herb Gardner, better known today as a playwright and strip was syndicated by the McNaught Syndicate from January 4, to Janu Gardner's characters were white blob-like creatures who expressed their attitude toward existence in mottos and quotes on greeting cards and statuettes. Nebbish definition is - a timid, meek, or ineffectual person. Did You Know? nebbish - (Yiddish) a timid unfortunate simpleton nebbech Yiddish - a dialect of High German including some Hebrew and other words; spoken in Europe as a vernacular by many Jews; written in .

One theory traces it to a throwaway passage in Dr. Seuss’ lesser-known children’s book If I Ran the Zoo. The popular parlance conflates nerd with nebbish. But the overlap between the. Originally a Hebrew word, popularized in English by the cartoonist Herb Gardner. A `sad sack,' a loser, a person who can't make any thing or any situation work right for him or her; unassertive, shy, timid. Reference: `The Joys of Yiddish,' by Leo Rosten. His definition is "An innocuous, ineffectual, weak, helpless or hapless unfortunate.".   Alternative form of nebbish(informal, dated or archaic) so what; whatever; big deal; who cares Ach nebbich, lass ihn doch gehen Ah so what, let . nebbish: 1 n (Yiddish) a timid unfortunate simpleton Synonyms: nebbech Type of: simple, simpleton a person lacking intelligence or common sense.