yenta


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yenta

(ˈjɛntə)
n. a gossip, usually a woman. (Regarded as Yiddish.) She can be such a yenta when she’s got news.
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Pasando al llamado Incierto mercado de anunciantes', al finalizar las yentas Upfront que comenzaron a mediados de mayo, las antes mencionadas cuatro networks de broadcasters ademAs de CW, obtuvieron compromisos de anunciantes de precompras entre los U$D8.
A PR firm is like a yenta making a match between the right reporter within that publication and the client," she added.
Actors switch roles with a change of coats, the sages of Chelm include a black man and a woman, and in the cleverest stroke, Shlemiel's wife (Rosalie Gerut) gets dressed for the day by stepping into a stiff petticoat that turns the slender actress into a barrel-shaped yenta.
No longer a moral force, she becomes a nudge, a yenta, a yidene.
To add to the fun, the audience is encouraged to attend dressed as a favorite Fiddler character - Tevye the milkman, Yenta the matchmaker, Russian dancers, Motel the tailor, the daughters, etc.
75 million, is in escrow and about to be sold, according to online listings, for an unknown amount, and real-estate yenta Yolanda Yakketyyak swears on her much admired Judith Leiber handbag collection that the new owners will be 12-time Emmy-nominated "Project Runway" producer Jane Cha and Emmy-winning television, film, and documentary director/producer R.
Un ejecutivo de los Estudios confeso que el aspecto mas fastidioso de esta industria es el abogado que hara lo imposible por frenar el proceso de la yenta.
The idea always was to serve as a kind of literary yenta and match-make these amazing new writers with multiple artistic homes--and it's happening more and more every year.
Leah plans to treat her mum Dawn, 48, dad Matthew, 50, sister Yenta, 24, and brothers Nathan, 26 and Max, 16, to a luxury Caribbean holiday followed by a shopping spree in New York or Miami.
the cripple Fastenberg, who sang on subways, salting his cup with change; the cats of Schactman's Market pawing, delicate as diviners, at the pails of chicken parts; Yenta Gersh, in a cut-down Homburg, blue-satin cocktail dress, and black sneakers dragging her baby buggy up and down and back and forth on the Bay 4 sands, contending with gulls over news-sheets, bottle tops, wooden ice-cream spoons, bathing caps, umbrella handles, kite tails, atomizers, her short-handled one-toothed rake skimming, sifting, sorting, striking like a snake.
6 millones en 2002, de los cuales el 45% provino de la yenta de las sandalias.
She never lost an abiding interest in other people--yes, she was a yenta.
Muma Yenta is telling the Nochem family a story about a tragedy that hit a neighboring community when they hear the clock fall.
In this production, her role went to Alix Korey, who most recently played Yenta in the Broadway revival of Fiddler on the Roof, who of course was played by Picon in the film.
Always eerily plugged-in real estate yenta Yolanda Yakketyyak swears on her vintage white-patent-leather go-go boots that the buyer is composer Michael Skloff, who split last year from sitcom supernova Marta Kauffman after 30-plus years of marriage.