Jewish term for the foreskin or prepuce.

A term of contempt when used to describe a person. i.e.
Superfluous to requirements, Useless, Unnecessary
Fulfils no purpose, A waste of space
He forgot his anniversary!, what a complete putz.
by Peter Doyle August 17, 2006

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stupid acting person.
you are a putz head.
by deoncy June 12, 2006

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An epithet which, applied to a person, dehumanizes hir as an obstacle...something in the way...a hindrance (to one's progress).

I made this word up circa 1978(it SOUNDS Yiddish but it's not!). It began as "putts", iow, people in traffic ahead of me who were just "puttin'" along in their slow-assed cars.
"Come on, ya putz! Move yer ass! I'm late for work here!"
by Biker Mike September 13, 2008

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Radio host Rush Limbaugh.
Why do you listen to that old putz?
by Phixes February 23, 2005

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Term Jews use to explain ignorant ass holes or penises.
Rabbi Greenberg: That dude over there is a putz.
by Gaydos November 14, 2003

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A great baseball pitcher. Pronounced "Poots"
Joe is a good closer, but he's no putz.
by euphemismo July 22, 2006

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A small town in southern Taiwan, known as Putzu in Mandarin but written as Putz in English on several highway road signs.
Putz General Hospital is how the English language sign on a website spells it.
by PRwiz101 June 22, 2005

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