- The definition of crap is a slang and vulgar term for feces, nonsense or filth.
- An example of crap is a finding in the litter box.
- An example of crap is garbage strewn all over the floor.
- Crap is defined as a vulgar term for defecating.
An example of crap is to use the bathroom.
- craps (sense )
- a losing first throw at craps
Origin of crapsee craps
- to lose at craps by throwing a two, three, or twelve on the first throw or a seven after one's point has been established
- Slang to fail, withdraw, give up, etc. because of exhaustion, cowardice, etc.
- excrement: somewhat vulgar
- nonsense, falseness, insincerity, etc.
- something useless, inferior, or worthless; trash; junk
Origin of crapME, chaff, siftings from Old French crape, scale, ordure or Medieval Latin crappa, chaff, probably from Germanic an unverified form krappa, a hook, scale
intransitive verbcrapped, crap′ping
- An act of defecating.
- Foolish, deceitful, or boastful language.
- Cheap or shoddy material.
- Miscellaneous or disorganized items; clutter.
- Insolent talk or behavior.
- Used for intensive effect in idioms such as beat the crap out of (someone) for beat (someone) very badly.
intransitive verbcrapped, crap·ping, craps
Origin of crapMiddle English crappe chaff from Old French crappe from Medieval Latin crappa perhaps of Germanic origin
- See craps.
- A losing first throw in the game of craps.
verbcrapped, crap·ping, craps
Origin of crapBack-formation from craps
(usually uncountable, plural craps)
- (slang) Something of poor quality.
- The long-running game show went from offering good prizes to crap in no time.
- (slang, vulgar) Something that is rubbish; nonsense.
- The college student boasted of completing a 10,000-word essay on Shakespeare, but the professor judged it as utter crap.
- (slang, vulgar) Faeces or feces.
- (slang, vulgar, countable) An act of defecation.
- I have to take a crap
- (slang) Useless object or entity.
- What is that? It's just a bunch of crap
(third-person singular simple present craps, present participle crapping, simple past and past participle crapped)
- (vulgar, slang) To defecate.
(comparative crapper, superlative crappest)
- (chiefly UK, colloquial, somewhat vulgar) Of poor quality.
- I drove an old crap car for ten years before buying a new one.
- (slang) Expression of worry, fear, shock, surprise, disgust, annoyance or dismay.
- Oh crap! The other driver's going to hit my car!
- Crap! I lost the game.
- What the crap?!
- Aw, crap, I have to start over again from the beginning of the level.
From Middle English crappe, also in plural: crappen, crappys, craps (“chaff; buckwheat”), from Old French crappe, crapin ("chaff"; compare Medieval Latin crappa (plural), also crapinum), from Old Dutch krappen (“to cut off, pluck off”). Related to crop.
- (gambling) A losing throw of 2, 3 or 12 in craps.
From "crab's eyes"
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