One of the mysteries of the English language finally explained.
Extremely or excessively fancy.‘Ben has some fancy-schmancy job’‘we did not get put up in a fancy-schmancy hotel’
1930s (as fency-schmency): reduplication of fancy, after words of Yiddish origin such as schmuck, schmear.
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