Complete Definition of "feces"

English

Alternative spellings
fæces (dated)
faeces (UK)

Pronunciation
IPA|/�fi�si�z/, SAMPA|/"fi:si:z/
rhymes|i�siz

Noun
en-noun|plurale tantum|always plural

  1. digested|Digested waste material discharged from the bowels; excrement.

Synonyms
(of birds or bats only): guano
manure (not used of human faeces)
(euphemistic): wikipedia:night soil|night soil
(euphemistic or hypocoristic): doo, poo, and poop
(vulgar): crap, shit, turd

Related terms
defecate
fecal
feceate

Translations
trans-top|digested waste material discharged from the bowels
Arabic: ARchar|بØ~+mn~از (birÄ�z) m, ARchar|سÙ�Ø­ (salħ) m
Chinese: 粪便 (fènbiàn)
Czech: stolice f
Danish: afføring c
Dutch: faeces#Dutch|faeces p, uitwerpselen n
Finnish: uloste
French: fèces f|p
Gamilaraay: guna
German: Fäkalien f|p
Greek: κÏ�Ï�Ï�Î~+mn~νÎ~+mn~, Ï�κÎ~+mn~Ï�ά f|p
Hungarian: széklet
Ilocano: takki
Italian: feci f|p
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Japanese: �便, 大便, ��� (unko)
Korean: � (ttong), (human euphemism) � (dwi)
Latin: faeces p
Norwegian: avføring
Persian: FAchar|گ� (goh), FAchar|ا� (an), FAchar|پ�� (pehen)
Russian: и�п�ажнени� (ispražn'énija) n|p (polite), кал (kal) m (medical), �екалии (f'ekálii) f|p
Spanish: heces f|p
Swahili: mavi pl (nc 6)
Tagalog: tae
Tausug: tay'
Urdu: URchar|باٹھØ~+mn~Ù�Ù� (bathrum), URchar|پا خاÙ�Ù� (pê khâneh)
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Category:English pluralia tantum

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