Poop meaning

po͝op
Poop is waste matter after a bowel movement or feces.

An example of poop is what dog owners have to pick up in bags while walking their dog in the park.

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A poop deck.
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Poop is slang that is defined as to exhaust.

An example of poop is when someone make an employee work a fifteen hour work day.

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The definition of a poop is the stern section or raised deck at the stern of a ship or boat.

An example of poop is the top level deck on a ship.

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An enclosed superstructure at the stern of a ship.
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Poop is defined as to have a bowel movement.

An example of poop is going "number two."

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Inside information.

She gave me all the poop on the company party.

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The pertinent facts, esp. current inside information.
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To break over the stern of (a ship). Used of a wave.
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To take (a wave) over the stern.
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To cause to become fatigued; tire.
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A person regarded as very disagreeable.
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Excrement.
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To defecate.
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To defecate in (one's clothes or bed, for example).
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The stern section of a ship.
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To defecate.
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A foolish or contemptible person.
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The stern of a ship.
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To break seawater with the poop of a vessel, especially the poop deck.
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To embark a ship over the stern.
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(intransitive) To defecate.

His horse pooped right in the middle of the parade.

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(often childish) Excrement. [from the 18th c.]
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The sound of a steam engine's whistle; typically low pitch.

2001, Rev. W. Awdry, Thomas the tank engine collection : a unique collection of stories from the railway series - p. 157 - Egmont Books, Limited, Aug 15, 2001

Two minutes passed - five - seven- ten. "Poop! Poop!" Everyone knew that whistle, and a mighty cheer went up as the Queen's train glided into the station.

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(US, dated) Information, facts.
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A set of data or general information, written or spoken, usually concerning machinery or a process.
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To tire, exhaust. Often used with out. [from early 20th c.]
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A slothful person.
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On sailing ships, a raised deck at the stern.
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To break over the poop or stern of.
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To cause to become exhausted, out of breath, etc.; tire.
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Excrement; feces.
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poop out
  • To become exhausted.
  • To cease functioning.
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Idioms and Phrasal Verbs

Origin of poop

  • Possibly from obsolete poop to break wind from Middle English poupen to blow a horn, toot of imitative origin

    From American Heritage Dictionary of the English Language, 5th Edition

  • Middle English poupe from Old French from Latin puppis

    From American Heritage Dictionary of the English Language, 5th Edition

  • Perhaps short for nincompoop

    From American Heritage Dictionary of the English Language, 5th Edition

  • Origin unknown

    From American Heritage Dictionary of the English Language, 5th Edition

  • Origin unknown

    From American Heritage Dictionary of the English Language, 5th Edition

  • Recorded since circa 1405, from Middle French poupe, from Italian poppa, from Latin puppis, all meaning "stern of a ship".

    From Wiktionary

  • Recorded in World War II (1941) Army slang poop sheet "up to date information", itself of uncertain origin, perhaps toilet paper referring to etymology 2.

    From Wiktionary

  • Origin uncertain, possibly from Middle English poupen.

    From Wiktionary

  • Origin uncertain, perhaps a shortening of nincompoop.

    From Wiktionary

  • Origin uncertain, perhaps sound imitation.

    From Wiktionary