Definition of "shtik" []

  • Alternative spelling of schtick. (noun) : Text is available under the Creative Commons Attribution-ShareAlike License

Use "shtik" in a sentence
  • "•shtik: Yiddish a contrived and often used bit of business that a performer uses to steal attention; "play it straight with no shtik""
  • "•shtik: Yiddish a devious trick; a bit of cheating; "how did you ever fall for a shtik like that?""
  • "Michael Feinstein makes me uncomfortable because he does all the same shtik I do, only on a grander scale and much much more polished -- but I love Dame Edna."