- 1[intransitive] + adv./prep. to go somewhere, especially if it is a slow, difficult journey, or you do not want to go The restaurant’s supposed to be great but I don’t feel like schlepping all the way out there.
- 2[transitive] schlep something (+ adv./prep.) to carry or pull something heavy I'm not schlepping these suitcases all over town. From Yiddish shlepn, ‘to drag’.
BrE BrE//ʃlep//; NAmE NAmE//ʃlep//(informal)Verb Forms present simple I / you / we / they schlep
BrE BrE//ʃlep//; NAmE NAmE//ʃlep//he / she / it schleps
BrE BrE//ʃleps//; NAmE NAmE//ʃleps//past simple schlepped
BrE BrE//ʃlept//; NAmE NAmE//ʃlept//past participle schlepped
BrE BrE//ʃlept//; NAmE NAmE//ʃlept//-ing form schlepping
BrE BrE//ˈʃlepɪŋ//; NAmE NAmE//ˈʃlepɪŋ//