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.
লিখেছেন- nexyjo 6 de মার্চ de 2007
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Mainly used to describe a cheap, raggedy piece of clothing.
Did you see her sweater? What a schmata!
লিখেছেন- Sarah L. 15 de ফেব্রুয়ারি de 2005
Variation: 'schmat', a bit of old cloth used for general cleaning duties.
Pass me that schmat to wipe the sink, will you?
লিখেছেন- Jono 27 de মার্চ de 2005
noun - unfashionable piece of clothing; something you should not be caught dead wearing.
"Where did you get that schmata?"
লিখেছেন- RAG 12 de অগাস্ট de 2003
used to describe something of lower quality
that car is schmatta
লিখেছেন- Jon Shakaka 26 de জানুয়ারি de 2005