A yiddish term for a rag, towel, or washclothes. You'll probably hear your jewish grandmother saying it
by neil S April 06, 2006
by dave4817 December 04, 2003
by your_real_real_real_name August 29, 2009
A head bandana worn mainly by women pastry chefs in restaurant kitchens to differenciate themselves from the rest of the male kitchen population.
I just bought a new Shmata, it's white and has skulls all over it. Your shirt and shmata match today muffin.
by Skull Muffin January 11, 2007