cow pie

noun

Definition of cow pie

: a dropping of cow dung

Examples of cow pie in a Sentence

Recent Examples on the Web But even in summer, when elk consume fresh grasses and the poop may look similar to cow pies, closer inspection reveals traces of the pellet-like structure. Popular Science, "Eleven animals you can identify by their poop," 23 Jan. 2020 But even in summer, when elk consume fresh grasses and the poop may look similar to cow pies, closer inspection reveals traces of the pellet-like structure. Popular Science, "Eleven animals you can identify by their poop," 23 Jan. 2020 But even in summer, when elk consume fresh grasses and the poop may look similar to cow pies, closer inspection reveals traces of the pellet-like structure. Bill Heavey, Field & Stream, "11 Kinds of Animal Poop Hunters Should Know," 13 Jan. 2020 This shirt is far too proper to get anywhere near even the faint whiff of cow pie. Jacob Gallagher, WSJ, "The Chambray Shirt: Why Every Man Needs This All-American Staple," 3 July 2018 There are cow pies all along the rock edge, where the animals must have come to cool off and feed on the few green plants that are here. Leah Sottile, Longreads, "Bundyville Chapter Four: The Gospel of Bundy," 18 May 2018

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First Known Use of cow pie

1947, in the meaning defined above

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17 Feb 2020

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“Cow pie.” Merriam-Webster.com Dictionary, Merriam-Webster, https://www.merriam-webster.com/dictionary/cow%20pie. Accessed 18 Feb. 2020.

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cow pie

noun

English Language Learners Definition of cow pie

chiefly US : a piece of solid waste from a cow

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