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  1. shtik, shtick, schtik, schticknoun

    (Yiddish) a little; a piece

    "give him a shtik cake"; "he's a shtik crazy"; "he played a shtik Beethoven"

    shtik, schtick, schtik

  2. shtik, schtik, shtick, schticknoun

    (Yiddish) a contrived and often used bit of business that a performer uses to steal attention

    "play it straight with no shtik"

    shtik, schtick, schtik

  3. shtik, schtik, shtick, schticknoun

    (Yiddish) a prank or piece of clowning

    "his shtik made us laugh"

    shtik, schtick, schtik

  4. shtik, schtik, shtick, schticknoun

    (Yiddish) a devious trick; a bit of cheating

    "how did you ever fall for a shtik like that?"

    shtik, schtick, schtik

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  1. Micky Dolenz:

    I ’m heartbroken, i’ve lost a dear friend and partner. I ’m so grateful that we could spend the last couple of months together doing what we loved best – singing, laughing, and doing shtick. I ’ll miss it all so much. Especially the shtick. Rest in peace, Nez. All my love, Mick.

  2. Rand Paul:

    It kind of reminds me of the funniest moment, I think, of the second debate, where out of nowhere, complete non sequitur, he starts going after me. And I guess it's part of his bravado, his shtick, i'm thinking, how did we get the race for the most important office in the free world to sink to such depths, and how could anyone in my party think that this clown is fit to be president?

  3. Justice Antonin Scalia:

    My shtick is, as you may know, textualism, I believe that judges should adhere to the text of the law and not amend or revise it to accord with what they think the law ought to be.

  4. Adam Weiner:

    I wrote my spiel on Facebook so that I could reach my pals and my fans, the people that mean everything to me and inspire me to write original music and let them know that I wasn't going to burlesque my shtick on national TV just because I'm supposed to want to do that, the Voice.

  5. Jenn Hoffman:

    The show was very straightforward this year, without some of the glitz, shtick or silly gags usually associated with this night. This was even reflected in the fashion choices with most starlets wearing straightforward gowns with slight edge, but no over the top glamour or red carpet risks, the straightforward understated aesthetic matched the mood.

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