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  • adj. Tired; exhausted.
  • adj. Fitted or furnished with a poop.
  • adj. Having had a wave come over the stern from abaft.
  • v. Simple past tense and past participle of poop.

from the GNU version of the Collaborative International Dictionary of English

  • Having a poop; furnished with a poop.
  • Struck on the poop.


Sorry, no etymologies found.


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  • "One of the young gentlemen had confirmed this to Mr Atkins, adding, that being pooped was more likely than actually foundering, or breaking in two ... What did being pooped imply? ...

    "Stephen said that as far as his understanding went, the real danger lay in a following wave striking the back of the ship such a buffet as to twirl it sideways to the wind, when it would lie down, receive the next wave broadside-on, and so be overwhelmed; hence the necessity for speed..."

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