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turd

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noun \ˈtərd\

Simple Definition of turd

  • : a piece of solid waste passed out of the body

  • : someone who is very unpleasant and not liked

Source: Merriam-Webster's Learner's Dictionary

Full Definition of turd

  1. 1 sometimes vulgar :  a piece of fecal matter

  2. 2 usually vulgar :  a contemptible person

Examples of turd in a sentence

  1. He's an obnoxious little turd.



Origin of turd

Middle English tord, turd, from Old English tord; akin to Middle Dutch tort dung and probably to Old English teran to tear — more at tear


First Known Use: before 12th century


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