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    Thumbs down schlumpy = ??

    What does "schlumpy" mean?
    "...he was on his schlumpy way up toward Columbus..."

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    Re: schlumpy = ??

    "Schlumpy" is a Yiddish word; someone who is schlumpy is messy or unkempt. In the context you've given, it sounds like someone ventured up to Columbus without showering or shaving, and his car was probably pretty sloppy as well.

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    Re: schlumpy = ??

    interesting. thanks a lot

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