noun - unfashionable piece of clothing; something you should not be caught dead wearing.
"Where did you get that schmata?"
ayon kay RAG ika-12 ng Agosto, 2003
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Mainly used to describe a cheap, raggedy piece of clothing.
Did you see her sweater? What a schmata!
ayon kay Sarah L. ika-15 ng Pebrero, 2005
Variation: 'schmat', a bit of old cloth used for general cleaning duties.
Pass me that schmat to wipe the sink, will you?
ayon kay Jono ika-27 ng Marso, 2005
When used with the term "industry", the schmata industry refers to the clothing industry, specifically in new york city, and specifically in reference to the women's clothing industry.
My father works in the schmata industry.
ayon kay nexyjo ika-06 ng Marso, 2007
used to describe something of lower quality
that car is schmatta
ayon kay Jon Shakaka ika-26 ng Enero, 2005