"a day that will live in infamy" (in a positive way)

Dan Goncharoff thegonch at GMAIL.COM
Sat Jun 2 15:58:56 UTC 2012

Since when did this Yiddish term enter common English? I heard it from Jews
while growing up in NYC, but am surprised at its universality today.


On Sat, Jun 2, 2012 at 12:08 AM, Alice Faber <faber at haskins.yale.edu> wrote:

> verklempt

The American Dialect Society - http://www.americandialect.org

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