Top Definition
An upstanding, worthy, honorable adult person of either sex. Fr. German and Yiddish for "human being." Cf. Chinese jin, literally "man" but with similar meaning.
Be a mensch! Admit your mistake and make things good.
by Octopod November 08, 2003
A mensch is a someone to admire and emulate, someone of noble character. The key to being "a real mensch" is nothing less than character, rectitude, dignity, a sense of what is right, responsible, decorous. (Rosten, Leo. 1968. The Joys of Yiddish. New York: Pocket Books. 237)
"Lou Epstein. I want you to meet a real mensch: Chuck Schwartz."
by Abe Rubenstein April 22, 2007
Also has the Jewish connotation of being a gentleman.
Look at that mensch over there, helping that lady.
by Aimee January 18, 2004
Said..."MEN-CH" or "MEN-CHIN"

(Although this word has been known to mean gentleman this is exact opposite in this case.)

... in the Wost Possible Way! & At The Worst Possible Time!

aka Mess Up
aka Fuck Up
Don't Mensch this night up it's my son's 12th birthday it is his turn to party!

He never fails to Mensching it up just like he has always Mensched it up! I just really hate Dopers, Losers, Thieves, & Menschings...all the same!
by Nikki2Tricks!Ur#3 April 24, 2016
A failure
Louise made a right mensch of her reinvention of Twitter.
by harvthehawl June 24, 2012
big head, above average head size, actually off the charts
Mary has a mensch of a head
by Ben Dover 2 August 07, 2008
Humans,elves, and dwarves. these are what we Patryn and Sartan call Mensch
Humans are mensch
by Evil Princess Sara November 14, 2003
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