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shit

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noun \ˈshit, interjectionally also ˈshē-ət\

Definition of shit

  1. 1 usually vulgar :  feces

  2. 2 usually vulgar :  an act of defecation

  3. 3 usually vulgar :  nonsense, crap

  4. 4 usually vulgar :  any of several intoxicating or narcotic drugs; especially :  heroin

  5. 5 usually vulgar :  damn 2

  6. 6 usually vulgar :  a worthless, offensive, or detestable person

  7. 7 usually vulgar a —used as an interjectionb —used as an intensive usually with the

shitty

play \ˈshi-tē\ adjective usually vulgar


Examples of shit in a sentence

  1. Don't give me that shit!

  2. Why are you telling me this shit?

  3. That movie was total shit.

  4. There's always some shit going on.



Origin and Etymology of shit

Middle English *shit, from Old English scite; akin to Old English -scītan to defecate


First Known Use: circa 1526


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shit

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verb \ˈshit\

Definition of shit

shit

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shat

play \ˈshat\

shitting

  1. intransitive verb
  2. usually vulgar :  defecate

  3. transitive verb
  4. 1 usually vulgar :  to defecate in

  5. 2 usually vulgar :  to attempt to deceive :  bullshit



Origin and Etymology of shit

alteration of earlier shite, from Middle English shiten, from Old English -scītan; akin to Old High German scīzan to defecate and probably to Old English scēadan to separate — more at shed


First Known Use: 14th century



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