I am taking part in the Slice of Life Story Challenge with Two Writing Teachers. For this challenge I will be attempting to write a “Slice of Life” post each day in the month of March and each Tuesday after that.
I have schmutz on my shirt. I often have schmutz on my shirt, on my pants, on my face. I am, what you might call schmutzy–which I didn’t think was a word and am extremely happy to learn is, indeed, a word.
[shmoot-see] Show IPA
adjective, schmutz·i·er, schmutz·i·est.
Slang. dirty; grimy.
Also, schmutz·ig [shmoot-sik, -sig] Show IPA .
1965–70; schmutz + -y1 , as translation of Yiddish shmutsik or German schmutz