from The American Heritage® Dictionary of the English Language, 4th Edition

  • intransitive v. To defecate.
  • n. Excrement.
  • n. An act of defecating.

from Wiktionary, Creative Commons Attribution/Share-Alike License

  • n. Excrement; faecal matter.
  • n. Marijuana resin.
  • n. champagne
  • v. To defecate.
  • interj. Expression of displeasure or failure; shit!

from The Century Dictionary and Cyclopedia

  • n. See mancala.


Probably from pooh.
(American Heritage® Dictionary of the English Language, Fourth Edition)



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