borsch circuit
noun see borscht circuit

New Collegiate Dictionary. 2001.

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  • borsch circuit — noun or borscht circuit : the summer theaters and nightclubs associated with the Jewish summer camps and resort hotels of the Catskills * * * borsch circuit or borsch belt, U.S. Informal. resorts in the Catskills where dancers, comedians, singers …   Useful english dictionary

  • borsch belt — noun see borscht belt * * * borsch circuit or borsch belt, U.S. Informal. resorts in the Catskills where dancers, comedians, singers, and other performers provide entertainment for the guests …   Useful english dictionary

  • borscht circuit — ☆ borscht circuit or borsch circuit n. [jocular, from the characteristic Jewish cuisine] Informal summer resort hotels in the Catskills and White Mountains, where entertainment is provided for the guests: also borscht belt …   English World dictionary

  • borscht circuit — or borsch circuit noun Usage: often capitalized B&C Etymology: from the popularity of borscht on menus of the resorts Date: 1936 the theaters and nightclubs associated with the Jewish summer resorts in the Catskills …   New Collegiate Dictionary

  • borscht belt — also borsch belt noun Date: 1936 borscht circuit …   New Collegiate Dictionary

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