pooper-scooper love

Definitions

from The American Heritage® Dictionary of the English Language, 5th Edition.

  • noun A scoop for picking up and removing the feces of a dog or other pet.

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  • noun Alternative spelling of pooper scooper.

Etymologies

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

[From poop + scoop.]

Examples

  • It's nice to hope, I guess, but the only way that dog will be recovered is via pooper-scooper and plastic bag.

    Why Celebrities Need Real Dogs

  • It's nice to hope, I guess, but the only way that dog will be recovered is via pooper-scooper and plastic bag.

    Uncategorized Blog Posts

  • Three Random Words: un chasseur de têtes (m) = headhunter un ramasse-crottes (m) = pooper-scooper faisable (adj) = doable

    French Word-A-Day:

  • But for now, it seems that Mr. Coniglione holds the title for most innovative New York pooper-scooper, a distinction he owes entirely to the Canada goose.

    Down and Dirty: Cleaning After Geese

  • It's nice to hope, I guess, but the only way that dog will be recovered is via pooper-scooper and plastic bag.

    Uncategorized Blog Posts

  • Three Random Words: un chasseur de têtes (m) = headhunter un ramasse-crottes (m) = pooper-scooper faisable (adj) = doable

    mauvais perdant - French Word-A-Day

  • Three Random Words: un chasseur de têtes (m) = headhunter un ramasse-crottes (m) = pooper-scooper faisable (adj) = doable

    French Word-A-Day:

  • Thanks to the personal crusade of one Fran Lee , the city in 1978 became nationwide model for the disposal of such canine waste, with the pooper-scooper law.

    Clamoring for Cleanup

  • Armed with a re-engineered debris vacuum, 8-foot-wide sweepers and a Smart Car, pooper-scooper Jim Coniglione spends a lot of time scouring New York for traces of Canada geese.

    Down and Dirty: Cleaning After Geese

  • As one who works with words for a living, I must say that any invented word, like Porta Potti or pooper-scooper, has a cheerful or even jovial ring to it that I don't think you really intended when you invented the word cremains.

    New York Review: The Collected Stories Of Lydia Davis

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