Complete Definition of "shit"

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English

Pronunciation
enPR|shĭt, IPA|/ʃɪt/, SAMPA|/SIt/
audio|en-us-shit.ogg|Audio (US)
:rhymes|ɪt

Etymology 1
OE. term|scite||dung|langang, term|scitte||diarrhoea|langang < proto|Germanic|skit- < proto|Indo-European|skheid-|to split, divide, separate. Related to Middle Low German term|schite|langgml, Middle Dutch term|schitte|langdum, German term|Scheisse|langde, Swedish term|skit|langsv, Norwegian term|skitt|langno, Icelandic term|skítur|langis. Compare term|shite.

Noun
en-noun

  1. context|uncountable|vulgar|slang Solid excretory product evacuated from the bowels.
  2. context|countable|vulgar|slang|plural|definite (the shits) diarrhea.
  3. context|uncountable|vulgar|slang rubbish|Rubbish; worthless matter.

#: Move all of that shit out of your room!

  1. context|uncountable|vulgar|slang stuff|Stuff, things.
  2. context|uncountable|vulgar|slang|definite (the shit) The best of its kind.
  3. context|uncountable|vulgar|slang nonsense|Nonsense; bullshit.

#: Everything he says is a load of shit.

  1. context|countable|vulgar|slang A nasty, despicable person, used particularly of men.

#: Her son has been a real shit to her.

  1. context|uncountable|vulgar|slang (in negations) anything|Anything.

#: His opinion is not worth shit. = His opinion is not worth anything.
#: We don’t have shit to live on = We don’t have anything to live on.

  1. context|uncountable|vulgar|slang marijuana

Quotations
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Synonyms
sense|solid excretory product evacuated from the bowels crap, dirt, dung, excrement, fecal matter, feces, ordure, poop, shite, scat, stool, turd
See WikiSaurus:defecation, WikiSaurus:nonsense, WikiSaurus:nothing.

Derived terms
rel-top|terms derived from the noun "shit"
apeshit
birdshit
bullshit
chickenshit
cowshit
dogshit
dumbshit
full of shit
goat shit
happy as a pig in shit
horseshit
jack shit
rel-mid
piece of shit
pile of shit
rocking horse shit
rocking-horse shit
shit happens
shit heel
shit-for-brains
shithead
the shit
think one's shit doesn't stink
tough shit
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Translations
trans-top|solid excretory product evacuated from the bowel
Afrikaans: t|af|stront|xsAfrikaans, t-|af|kak|xsAfrikaans
Amuzgo: kílo'
Azeri: pox
Armenian քաք (qaq)
Bosnian: t-|bs|ekskrement|m, t-|bs|izmet|m, t-|bs|govno|n
Breton: kaoc'h m (pronounced kôh)
Bulgarian: лайно (lainó) n, говно (govnó) n
Catalan: merda f
Chinese: 大便 (dàbiàn), 糞便 (fènbiàn), 屎 (shǐ), 糞 (fèn)
Czech: t|cs|hovno|n
Danish: t|da|lort
Dutch: t+|nl|poep, t+|nl|stront, t-|nl|kak, t+|nl|schijt
Estonian: t+|et|sitt
Finnish: t+|fi|paska
French: t+|fr|merde|f
Gamilaraay: guna
German: t+|de|Scheiße|f
Greek: σκατό (skató) n, σκατά (skatá) p (more common)
Guaraní: epoti (t-)
Hebrew: חרא (khara) m
Hungarian: t+|hu|szar
Interlingua: merda
Italian: t+|it|merda|f, t+|it|cacca|f, t+|it|stronzo|m
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Japanese: 糞, くそ (kuso); うんこ (unko); ふん (fun); 大便, だいべん (daiben)
Kazakh: боқ (boq)
Korean: 똥 (ddong); 대변 (daebyeon)
Kurdish: t+|ku|gû
Latin: t+|la|merda|f
Latvian: t-|lv|kaka|f|xsLatvian, t-|lv|sūds|m|xsLatvian
Lithuanian: kakis m, Å¡Å«das m, kaka f
Macedonian: измет m, гомно n, лајно n, кака f
Norwegian: dritt m, skitt m, avføring m, bæsj m
Pitjantjatjara: kuna
Polish: t+|pl|gówno
Portuguese: t+|pt|merda|f, t+|pt|bosta|f, t+|pt|cocô|m
Romanian: t-|ro|căcat|n, t-|ro|rahat|n
Russian: говно (govnó) n, дерьмо (der’mó) n, кал (kal) m
Sardinian: merda f, istrunzu 'e merda m
Scots: keek#Scots|keek, kiche
Scottish Gaelic: cac m
Serbian:

Slovak: hovno n
Slovene: t+|sl|drek|m
Spanish: t+|es|mierda|f, t+|es|caca|f
Swedish: t+|sv|skit|c, t+|sv|bajs|n
Tupinambá: poti/epoti (s-)
Turkish: t+|tr|bok
Urdu: URchar|پا خانه unicode|(pê khâneh), URchar|ٹٹى unicode|(ʈuʈʈi)
Vietnamese: t+|vi|cứt|xs=Vietnamese
Welsh: t-|cy|cachu|xs=Welsh
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trans-top|definite plural: diarrhea
Bosnian: t-|bs|dijareja|f, t-|bs|proliv|m, t-|bs|proljev|m
Dutch: diarree, racekak
Estonian: pask
Finnish: t-|fi|ripuli
French: la courante f
Greek: t+|el|διάρροια|f|trðiárria|scGrek
German: t+|de|Durchfall|m
trans-mid
Japanese: t+|ja|下痢|scJpan, t-|ja|げり|trgeri|sc=Jpan
Macedonian: пролив m
Portuguese: diarréia f (Brazil)
Russian: дрисня (drisnjá) f, понос (ponós) m
Scottish Gaelic: cac-shiubhal m, a' bhuineach m, spùt m
Serbian:

Swedish: diarré c, rännskita c
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trans-top|rubbish
Bosnian: t-|bs|sranje|n
Croatian: t-|hr|sranje|n
Finnish: t+|fi|paska
French: t+|fr|merde|f
Interlingua: merda
Greek: σκατά (skatá) n|p
German: t-|de|Scheiss|m
Italian: t+|it|porcheria|f
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Japanese: 糞, くそ (kuso)
Lithuanian: Å¡Å«das m
Polish: t+|pl|kupa
Portuguese: merda f, bosta f, porcaria f, besteira f
Russian: говно (govnó) n, мусор (músor) m, хлам (khlam) m
Serbian:

Spanish: mierda f, maricadas f|p
Swedish: t+|sv|skit|c
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trans-top|nonsense, bullshit
Bosnian: t-|bs|sranje|n
Croatian: t-|hr|sranje|n
Dutch: t-|nl|gelul|n
Finnish: t+|fi|paska
French: des conneries f|p
German: t-|de|Scheiss|m
Interlingua: merda
Italian: t-|it|stronzate|f|p, t-|it|cazzate|f|p
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Lithuanian: šūdas, nesąmanė m
Macedonian: гомненици, сранје
Portuguese: merda f, bosta f, papo-furado f, besteira f
Russian: говно (govnó) n, вздор (vzdor) m, чушь (čuš’) f
Serbian:

Slovene: t+|sl|sranje|f
Spanish: mierda f, huevonadas f|p, babosadas f|p
Swedish: t+|sv|skit|c, t-|sv|skitsnack|n
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trans-top|nasty, despicable person
Bosnian: t-|bs|pogan|m
Dutch: t+|nl|klootzak|m
Finnish: t+|fi|paska
French: qualifier|man salaud m, qualifier|woman salope f
German: (man) Scheißkerl m, Drecksack m
Greek: σκατό (skató) n, μουνί (muní) n
Italian: stronzo m, pezzo di merda m
Lithuanian: Å¡iknius m, Å¡Å«do gabalas m
trans-mid
Macedonian: гомнар m, поган m
Portuguese: filho da puta m, filha da puta f
Russian: говнюк (govnjúk) m, говноед (govnojéd) m
Serbian:

Spanish: mierda f, cabrón m, malparido m, hideputa
Swedish: skit c, skitstövel c
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trans-top|not anything, nothing
Dutch: geen reet
Finnish: t+|fi|paska
French: t+|fr|rien|m
Italian: (un) cazzo m
trans-mid
Portuguese: merda nenhuma
Russian: ничего (nichevó), ни хуя (ni khujá) m
Spanish: (una) mierda f
Swedish: t+|sv|skit|c
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ttbc|Romanian: rahat n (2,3), porcărie f (2)
ttbc|Slovak: hovno n (5), nezmysel m (3)
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Adjective
en-adj|shittier|shittiest

  1. context|vulgar|slang Of poor quality; worthless.

#: What a shit film that was!

  1. context|vulgar|slang nasty|Nasty; despicable.

#: That was a shit thing to do to him.

Derived terms
rel-top|terms derived from the adjective "shit"
fucking shit
like shit
shitfaced
shitless
rel-mid
shittastic
shitload
shitty
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Translations
trans-top|of poor quality
Catalan: de merda
Finnish: t+|fi|paska
French: t+|fr|merdique
Italian: t-|it|merdoso
trans-mid
Japanese: クソッタレな (kusottare-na)
Latin: cacatus|cacātus, cacāta, cacātum
Lithuanian: Å¡Å«dinas m, Å¡Å«dina f
Russian: говённый (govjónnyj), сраный (srányj)
Spanish: de mierda
Swedish: t+|sv|skit
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trans-top|despicable
Finnish: t+|fi|paska, t|fi|paskamainen
French: (man) salaud m, (woman) salope f
trans-mid
Russian: говённый (govjónnyj)
Spanish: mierdada f
Swedish: t+|sv|skit
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Etymology 2
OE. term|scitan|scītan|langang < proto|Germanic|skit- < proto|Indo-European|skheid-|to split, divide, separate. Cognate with Dutch term|schijten|langnl, German term|scheißen|langde, Swedish term|skita|langsv.

Verb
en-verb|shits|shitting|shit, shitted, or shat|shit, shitted, shat, or shitten

  1. context|intransitive|vulgar|slang To defecate.
  2. context|transitive|vulgar|slang To excrete (something) through the anus.
  3. context|transitive|vulgar|slang To be stricken with fear.

#: He was shitting a brick!

  1. context|transitive|slang To fool or try to fool someone; to be deceitful.

#:Twelve hundred dollars!? Are you shitting me!?

Synonyms
sense|trying to fool shit with

Derived terms
rel-top|terms derived from " to shit"
give a shit
have a shit
take a shit
rel-mid
shitter
shitton
shit oneself
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Translations
trans-top|to defecate
Dutch: t-|nl|schijten
Finnish: t+|fi|paskantaa, t+|fi|paskoa, t+|fi|kakata
French: t+|fr|déféquer
Hungarian: t+|hu|szarik
Icelandic: kúka, skíta qualifier|vulgar
Italian: t-|it|cacare, t+|it|cagare
trans-mid
Japanese: 大便をする (daiben-wo-surú), クソする (kuso-suru)
Latin: t-|la|cacare
Latvian: kakāt
Lithuanian: kakoti, Å¡ikti
Macedonian: odi po golema nuzhda,kaka,sere
Polish: t+|pl|srać
Portuguese: t+|pt|cagar
Russian: срать / насрать (srat’/nasrát’)
Scottish Gaelic: cac
Slovene: t+|sl|srati
Spanish: t+|es|cagar
Swedish: skita
Urdu: URchar|هگنا (hagna)
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trans-top|vulgar slang: to excrete (something) through the anus
Czech: t+|cs|srát
Dutch: t-|nl|schijten
Finnish: t+|fi|paskantaa
French: caguer (South of France), chier, couler un bronze
German: t+|de|scheißen
Icelandic: kúka, skíta qualifier|vulgar
trans-mid
Lithuanian: iššikti, šikti
Macedonian: sere
Portuguese: t+|pt|cagar
Russian: высирать, высрать (vysirát’, výsrat’)
Scottish Gaelic: cac
Slovene: t+|sl|srati
Swedish: skita
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trans-top|vulgar slang: to be stricken with fear
German: Schiss haben
French: chier dans son froc
Icelandic: (að) skíta á sig ((to) shit one self)
trans-mid
Macedonian: da se posere
Portuguese: t+|pt|cagar|altcagar-se, t-|pt|borrar|altborrar-se
Russian: описаться (opísat’sja); наложить/накласть полный|полные штаны (naložít’/naklást’ pólnyje štaný); бздеть/набздеть (bzdet’/nabzdét’)
Slovene: usrati se
Swedish: skita på sig
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ttbc|Arabic: ARchar|خرا khara
ttbc|Catalan: cagar (1), cagar-se (2)
ttbc|Esperanto: feko, merdo
ttbc|Guarani: poti (1)
ttbc|Indonesian: buang air, buang air besar
ttbc|Interlingua: defecar (1)
ttbc|Polish: robić kupę (1), srać (2)
ttbc|Romanian: căca (1)
ttbc|Slovak: srať
ttbc|Spanish: cagar
ttbc|Urdu: URchar|هگنا (hagna)
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Interjection
en-intj

  1. context|vulgar Expression of worry, failure, shock, etc., often at something seen for the first time or remembered immediately before using this term.

#: Shit! I think that I forgot to pack my sleeping bag last night!
#: Holy shit!
#: Oh, shit!

  1. context|vulgar To show displeasure or surprise.

#: "Oh, shit. I left my worksheet at home," she said to the language arts teacher, which got her in trouble.

Derived terms
holy shit

Translations
trans-top|expression of worry, failure
Breton: kaoc'h
Catalan: merda
Finnish: (voi) paska
French: t+|fr|merde
German: Scheiße!
Hungarian: francba!
Icelandic: helvítis!, fjandinn! fjandans!, djöfullsins!, andskotans! qualifier|all vulgar
Interlingua: merda
Italian: t+|it|merda, t+|it|cazzo
trans-mid
Japanese: クソッ (kuso), チェ (che)
Lithuanian: Å¡Å«das m
Norwegian: t+|no|faen
Portuguese: t+|pt|merda, t+|pt|droga
Russian: ебать|ебёна мать (jebjóna mat’)
Slovak: do riti
Slovene: t+|sl|drek, t+|sl|sranje
Spanish: t+|es|mierda, t+|es|carajo, t+|es|puta
Swedish: t+|sv|fan, t+|sv|skit
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Category:English swear words

cs:shit
da:shit
fa:shit
fr:shit
ko:shit
io:shit
it:shit
la:shit
hu:shit
pl:shit
pt:shit
ru:shit
simple:shit
sr:shit
fi:shit
sv:shit
ta:shit
vi:shit
tr:shit
uk:shit
zh:shit

Revision and Credits for"shit"
  • 2008-01-02 02:35 - Keene - /* Derived terms */ *[[shit-fucking pig-fucker]] removed - nothing on google for it

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