gotspe

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Etymology[edit]

From Bargoens, the Dutch underworld language of the 19th century, from Yiddish חוצפה (chotspe), from Hebrew חצפה (ḥuṣpā(h)). Cognate with English chutzpah and German Chuzpe.

Noun[edit]

gotspe m, f (plural gotspes, diminutive gotspetje n)

  1. A grave insolence, a brutality.

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