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1shit

noun \ˈshit, interjectionally also ˈshē-ət\

Definition of SHIT

1
usually vulgar :  feces
2
usually vulgar :  an act of defecation
3
usually vulgar :  nonsense, crap
4
usually vulgar :  any of several intoxicating or narcotic drugs; especially :  heroin
5
usually vulgar :  damn 2
6
usually vulgar :  a worthless, offensive, or detestable person
7
usually vulgar
a —used as an interjection
b —used as an intensive usually with the
shit·ty \ˈshi-tē\ adjective, usually vulgar

Examples of SHIT

  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 of SHIT

Middle English *shit, from Old English scite; akin to Old English -scītan to defecate
First Known Use: circa 1526

2shit

verb \ˈshit\
shit or shat \ˈshat\ shit·ting

Definition of SHIT

intransitive verb
usually vulgar :  defecate
transitive verb
1
usually vulgar :  to defecate in
2
usually vulgar :  to attempt to deceive :  bullshit

Origin 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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