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

  • interj. Used to express disdain or disbelief.

from Wiktionary, Creative Commons Attribution/Share-Alike License

  • interj. Expression of dismissal or contempt.
  • interj. Used when encountering an unpleasant smell.

from the GNU version of the Collaborative International Dictionary of English

  • interj. Pshaw! pish! nonsense! -- an expression of scorn, dislike, or contempt.

from The Century Dictionary and Cyclopedia

  • An exclamation of dislike, scorn, or contempt.


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  • Trying to convince people that a steaming pile of pooh is actually a souffle can't be an easy job .... but at least he does not have to come up with the program – chairman limbaigh takes care of that part for the rnc these days. tee

    RNC brings in veteran strategist

  • Just hopped by to baking obsession and am totally in love with those wonderful cakkeys …. .the winnie de pooh is awesome …. am so in love ….

    Bites from other Blogs | Baking Bites

  • The various civil actions that must follow will enmesh BA up to their eyeballs in pooh for ages to come. perhaps they might like to try competing with the likes of Ryanair and Easyjet for a change instead of using their preferential position at Heathrow to cheat their customers.

    The World's Least Favourite Airline

  • Of course the scoffers again pooh-poohed the idea that any nations could be found willing to conclude such treaties; but those who ridiculed have been again put to shame, for within the last twelve months, thirteen treaties have been concluded between various nations.

    Randal Cremer - Nobel Lecture

  • Well, the last pooh-pooh is on them: It turns out we’re already cutting emissions in the United States.

    Coyote Blog » Blog Archive » Are CO2 Initiatives Already Working?

  • Ahh, I am so looking forward to 2006 because this guy just can't make it through a week without stepping in pooh.


  • The most they can claim is that they may have stopped some cops from getting hit with pooh, which is gross, but it is not really all that dangerous.

    Libertarian Blog Place

  • nashe - wooooo. it wasn't even intentional.. it just happened :P chef - winnie the pooh is the best!

    Cafe Writing: Anticipate

  • In fact, I kind of pooh-poohed it for a while, telling myself that they weren't working as hard as I if at the end of the day they didn't collapse in exhaustion in front of the TV.

    Archive 2006-02-01

  • In fact for years I kind of pooh-poohed the idea of roasting your own peppers, and then about a month ago I had one of those big packages of six bell peppers you get at Costco, and suddenly I just felt like roasting some peppers.

    Archive 2008-07-01


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