from The American Heritage® Dictionary of the English Language, 4th Edition
- n. An enclosed superstructure at the stern of a ship.
- n. A poop deck.
- transitive v. To break over the stern of (a ship).
- transitive v. To take (a wave) over the stern.
- transitive v. Slang To cause to become fatigued; tire: "Many people stop here, pooped by the short, steep climb” ( Sierra Club Guides to the National Parks).
- poop out Slang To quit because of exhaustion: poop out of a race.
- poop out Slang To decide not to participate, especially at the last moment.
- n. Slang Inside information: She gave me all the poop on the company party.
- n. Slang A person regarded as very disagreeable.
- n. Excrement.
- intransitive v. To defecate.
from Wiktionary, Creative Commons Attribution/Share-Alike License
- n. The stern of a ship.
- v. To break seawater with the poop of a vessel, especially the poop deck.
- v. To ship over the stern
- v. To defecate.
- n. The sound of a steam engine's whistle; typically low pitch.
- n. information, facts.
- n. A set of data or general information, written or spoken, usually concerning machinery or a process.
- n. A slothful person.
from the GNU version of the Collaborative International Dictionary of English
- n. See 2d poppy.
- n. A deck raised above the after part of a vessel; the hindmost or after part of a vessel's hull; also, a cabin covered by such a deck. See Poop deck, under deck. See also roundhouse.
- intransitive v. To make a noise; to pop; also, to break wind.
- transitive v. To break over the poop or stern, as a wave.
- transitive v. To strike in the stern, as by collision.
from The Century Dictionary and Cyclopedia
- Nautical, to break heavily over the stern or quarter of (a ship); drive in the stern of.
- To trick; cheat; cozen.
- To break wind.
- n. The stern or aftermost part of a ship.
- n. A deck above the ordinary deck in the aftermost part of a ship.
- n. In architecture, a poppyhead.
- n. An act of breaking wind.
from WordNet 3.0 Copyright 2006 by Princeton University. All rights reserved.
- n. a stupid foolish person
- n. obscene terms for feces
- n. the rear part of a ship
- n. slang terms for inside information
The stern or puppis, from which we derive the term poop, was elevated above the other parts of the deck, and here the helmsman had his seat, sheltered by a shed frequently adorned with an image of the tutelary deity of the vessel.
I ran up and see sh*t (lets call it poop from now on), literally, all around the kitchen floor (as he walked, it dropped).
The poop is getting scarier and scarier by the minute.
I indicated that you, like most libertarians, fling poop from the outside of the political process but refuse to join in to direct your parties … taking your ball and going home is not an effective strategy for enacting reform.
At first baby poop is dark brown/black, and if you're breastfeeding the baby's poop looks like yellow seedy mustard.
Hypothetically speaking, what does it mean if your poop is multicolored, slightly glowing, and squirming? jeligula
First off, the fact that this kid's poop is brown is a really good sign.
If a package of dog poop is wrapped up in different colored paper with a bow on top, its still a package of dog poop. mewkiss
The troll poop is getting as deep as the last time they were out of control and this site was abandoned by most of the regulars.
Therefore, you would argue that that proves dog poop is a "really out of control!"
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