from The American Heritage® Dictionary of the English Language, 4th Edition
- transitive v. Informal To express contempt for or impatience about; make light of: "British actors have long pooh-poohed the Method” ( Stephen Schiff).
from Wiktionary, Creative Commons Attribution/Share-Alike License
- v. To dismiss idly, with derision or contempt.
from the GNU version of the Collaborative International Dictionary of English
- transitive v. To make light of; to treat with derision or contempt
from The Century Dictionary and Cyclopedia
- An exclamation indicating contempt.
- To turn aside from with a “Pooh”; express dislike, scorn, or contempt for; sneer at.
from WordNet 3.0 Copyright 2006 by Princeton University. All rights reserved.
- v. reject with contempt
- v. express contempt about
Reduplication of pooh.(American Heritage® Dictionary of the English Language, Fourth Edition)