Word Of The Week (WOW #21)

Word Of the Week (WOW) is a weekly meme created by Heena Rathore P. (me). It’s a fun way to improve one’s vocabulary by learning new words every week. If you want to participate then simply do a post with your WORD and leave the link to your post as a comment on one of my WOW post.


Here’s the WOW for this week :



Part Of Speech:



schmoozer: noun schmoozy: adjective (schmoozier, schmooziest)


/ʃmuːz/ Click on the icon to listen to the pronunciation:  stock-illustration-25237577-speaker-icon


-Talk intimately and cosily; gossip. -Talk in a cosy and intimate manner to (someone), typically in order to manipulate them.


Chit-chat, confab, chin wag, natter.


Word Origin: 

Late 19th century (as a verb): from Yiddish shmuesn ‘converse, chat’.

Use in sentence: 

  • People will have time to schmooze during the cocktail hour.
  • She spent every spare minute of the conference schmoozing with the industry’s power players.
  • We had a wonderful schmooze about the old days

Here are some images showing “schmooze”: Schmooze_Chinwag-e1380667453120 chit_chat_by_meago-d4dq2iy

I hope you guys like this word and hope it’s useful to you in some or the other way! If you want to check out more words like this, then visit my page:

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Published by Heena R. Pardeshi

Heena is the author of the award-winning novel Deceived. She works as the novel critic and the chief editor at a local publishing house in Pune, India. She is an animal lover as well as an animal activist. She loves books, music and wine. Travelling and learning about new cultures is an integral part of her life. She is presently learning Piano and French language. She lives in Pune, India with her beloved husband and 6 cats.

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