not have a pot to piss in

Definition of not have a pot to piss in

informal + impolite

  1. :  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

  1. :  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

    :  potful

  1. :  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

  1. :  marijuana

  1. : potential

    : potentiometer


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