bishul chutz

Alternative Spellings

bishul choots, beeshool chootz

Definitions

  • Cook-Out.

Example Sentences

  • Instead of eating in the chadar ochel tonight, we're going to have a bishul chutz.
  • "I hope everybody's having a great Bishul Chutz Wednesday!!!" (http://twicsy.com/i/DQe8w#ZI3octUgW0iaTGZE.99)

Languages of Origin

Modern Hebrew

Etymology

Heb בישול 'the act of cooking', Heb חוץ 'the outside'

Who Uses This

Camp: Jews who attend or work at a Jewish overnight summer camp

Regions

North America

Dictionaries

None

Notes

Origin: Camp Ramah Hebrew. Modern Hebrew would use the adverb of place בחוץ bakhuts 'outside'. Ramah also uses bishul bachutz as outdoor cooking (a chug).

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