verklempt

EnglishEdit

Alternative formsEdit

EtymologyEdit

From Yiddish [script?], from Old High German.

AdjectiveEdit

verklempt (comparative more verklempt, superlative most verklempt)

  1. overwhelmed, flustered, nervous
  2. excited, overjoyed, happy
    When Barbra came on SNL I nearly choked on my cigarette because I was just so verklempt.
Last modified on 8 August 2013, at 22:37