One of the mysteries of the English language finally explained.
Overcome with emotion.‘she was all verklempt earlier this week over her latest split from her husband’overwhelmed, emotional, moved, affected, struck, choky, speechless, at a loss for words, shaken, disturbedView synonyms
From Yiddish farklempt, from German verklemmt, literally ‘pinched, squeezed’.
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