Also found in: Dictionary, Wikipedia.
Related to shemozzle: nebbishy
Graphic Thesaurus  🔍
Display ON
Animation ON
  • noun

Synonyms for shemozzle

(Yiddish) a confused situation or affair


Related Words

References in periodicals archive ?
There was also the satisfaction that a draw was right in a see-sawing shemozzle although managers Totten and Alex MacDonald didn't agree.
As for the shemozzle over who cast the first stone, from the very start Jeremy Clarkson kept commenting about the end game: "What could possible go wrong?
The Football Association further tested Manchester United's fragile patience with officialdom when its disciplinary panel's verdict on the great Stamford Bridge lawnmower affair was made public, following the decision to suspend Patrice Evra for his part in the warm-down shemozzle.
In one of the most bizarre competitions, the participants from the Shepherd's Shemozzle in Hunterville, New Zealand had to run 50 metres with a bull's testicle in their mouth.
The son of Dr Fong is a half-brother to classy middle distance horse Shemozzle, so the extra furlong should be within his compass.
Not just an ordinary shemozzle but a straight-out, full-blown shemozzle - RICHIE BENAUD on Shoaib Akhtar's controversial return to international cricket after a 'chucking' ban.
While "The Shamal" was making a right shemozzle of the stars, Jamie Spence produced one of the rounds of his life.
getting the cash back after a disaster run by stablemate Shemozzle last year.
John Gosden has made an unusually quiet start but Shemozzle (3.
So I have smiled hugely at the current shemozzle over the Iain Walters-Diana Beard melted Alaska episode, what with its climate change consequences.
Leopardstown, May 8 Formerly trained by John Gosden for the Duke of Devonshire, Strike, a four-year-old of Silver Hawk out of the useful Shemozzle, had his first taste of Irish racing in the informal setting of Punchestown's well-supported annual charity race.
Bar the one wee shemozzle there was, there wasn't much more after it.
Back with the Clarkson shemozzle, I see the number of complaints received by the BBC is currently up to about 30,000.
Now back at home, he has put all work on hold to recover from what he calls as "a bit of a shemozzle with my head".
However, given the on-going shemozzle over our membership of the European Union, in particular the refusal of our political masters to offer us Brits a referendum (I nearly wrote refund) regarding membership, as they had promised, wouldn't it have been totally wonderful if European had been specifically included in the choices.