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ordure

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noun or·dure \ˈȯr-jər\

Simple Definition of ordure

  • : solid waste matter that is released from the body

Full Definition of ordure

  1. 1 :  excrement

  2. 2 :  something that is morally degrading

Examples of ordure

  1. <polite people do not discuss ordure in public>



Origin of ordure

Middle English, from Anglo-French, from ord dirty, foul, from Latin horridus horrid


First Known Use: 14th century

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