potty


1pot·ty

adjective \ˈpä-tē\

: very interested in or excited about someone or something

pot·ti·erpot·ti·est

Full Definition of POTTY

1
British :  trivial, insignificant
2
chiefly British :  slightly crazy
3
:  snobbish

Examples of POTTY

  1. I think he's gone a little potty.
  2. All this noise is driving me potty!
  3. She's just potty about this new dance class.

Origin of POTTY

probably from 1pot
First Known Use: circa 1860

Rhymes with POTTY

2potty

noun

: a pot that children use as a toilet until they are big enough to use a toilet

the potty : the toilet or bathroom

plural potties

Full Definition of POTTY

1
:  a small child's pot for urination or defecation; also :  potty-chair

Examples of POTTY

  1. <the little girl announced loudly that she needed to go to the potty>

First Known Use of POTTY

circa 1942

Related to POTTY

Synonyms
bath, bathroom, bog [British], can, cloakroom [British], comfort station, convenience [chiefly British], head, john, latrine, lavatory, loo [chiefly British], toilet, restroom, washroom, water closet

Rhymes with POTTY

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