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May 8, 2007This week's theme
Expressions coined after the names of birds
This week's words
A.Word.A.Daywith Anu Garg
kibitz (KIB-its) verb intr.
1. To look on at some activity and offer unwanted advice or criticism.
[From Yiddish kibitsen, from German kiebitzen (to look on at cards), from Kiebitz (busybody, literally pewit or lapwing, a bird with a bad reputation as a meddler).]
"Bochy and most managers refrain from kibitzing, and they let their
pitchers and catchers decide what to throw."
See more usage examples of kibitz in Vocabulary.com's dictionary.
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