not have a pot to piss in
Definition of not have a pot to piss in
informal + impolite
: to have no money or possessions I had just moved to the city and didn't have a pot to piss in.
Word by Word Definitions
: a usually rounded metal or earthen container used chiefly for domestic purposes (as in cooking or for holding liquids or growing plants)
: any of various technical or industrial vessels or enclosures resembling or likened to a household pot
: to place in a pot
: to pack or preserve (something, such as cooked and chopped meat) in a sealed pot, jar, or can often with aspic
: to shoot with a potshot
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