verklempt

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Etymology[edit]

Borrowed from Yiddish פֿאַרקלעמט (farklemt), from Old High German.

Adjective[edit]

verklempt (comparative more verklempt, superlative most verklempt)

  1. overcome with emotion, choked up
  2. overwhelmed, flustered, nervous