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  • n. Alternative spelling of shvitz.
  • v. Alternative spelling of shvitz.


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  • So dont worry - don't schvitz about the one minute thing at all, those kind of things.

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  • Lauer was worried he was going too long until Schwarzenegger told him the conference was his and Maria's and he shouldn't schvitz (sweat) the extra minutes.

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  • SIMON: So - and sorry if this sounds a little homey - but in the health center, so, instead of - you might have a Turkish-style bath in the locker room as opposed to a schvitz, but it's basically the same idea.

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  • I mean, you're talking to a guy who loves to schvitz and, you know, in New York there's this institution called the Russian bathhouse and I am a regular there.

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  • So if you're looking to lose that Jewish jiggle, crank up the Hava Nagilah and go get your schvitz on.

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  • Though the weather was schvitz-worthy, the intimate crowd -- which included Kate Bosworth, Lake Bell, Rachel Zoe and Jayma Mays -- managed to stay cool as the cucumber and chive tea sandwiches being served.

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  • When he played fiddle with the band, King Wilkie, the boys all stayed in his tiny Brooklyn apartment, and he showed them the sights he thought appropriate for a pack of modern bluegrass musicians up from the south; I'm not sure, but I think it may have involved taking them for a schvitz at the Russian Baths, although that part could be apocryphal.

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  • "It's amazing," says Nick Bahaweg, 68, toweling off after a schvitz.

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  • Derek Khanata is introduced to the inner circle of Atlas (and has to take a schvitz in a hot tub for image's sake) as part of his new job, while the mysterious drifter turns out to be Bruce Banner, as I suspected he was all along, and turns big and green and starts smashing things.

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  • Is this the Shawshank Tape? will we have to crawl to the recovery through five hundred yards of schvitz smelling foulness we can't even imagine (or we don't want to)



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