Sorry, no definitions found.
Sorry, no etymologies found.
Sorry, no example sentences found.
Log in or sign up to add your own related words.
Log in or sign up to get involved in the conversation. It's quick and easy.
chained_bear commented on the word a pooping sea
Here it is, eliminating (ha!) the necessity (ha ha!) of having to click on that filthy word:
"Pooping, or, A Pooping Sea, implies the breaking of the sea over the taffrail on the poop deck. When the sea is so turbulent as to break in the stern-sashes, &c. it is also called a pooping sea."
—Falconer's New Universal Dictionary of the Marine (1816), 350
I'm not making this up.
October 15, 2008
bilby commented on the word a pooping sea
We know, we know. In Poop Sleuth we trust.
October 12, 2008
See pooping. No, seriously. There's a real usage there unaffiliated with evacuation of any type.
Wordnik is fiscally sponsored by Planetwork NGO, Inc,a California 501(c) (3) non-profit educational organization, EIN #94-3366969.