pooper-scooper

noun
poop·​er-scoop·​er | \ ˈpü-pər-ˌskü-pər How to pronounce pooper-scooper (audio) \

Definition of pooper-scooper

: a device used for picking up the excrement of a pet (such as a dog) for disposal

First Known Use of pooper-scooper

1976, in the meaning defined above

History and Etymology for pooper-scooper

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“Pooper-scooper.” Merriam-Webster.com Dictionary, Merriam-Webster, https://www.merriam-webster.com/dictionary/pooper-scooper. Accessed 6 Dec. 2021.

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pooper-scooper

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English Language Learners Definition of pooper-scooper

: a device that is used for picking up dog feces so that it can be thrown away

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