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piss Line breaks: piss
vulgar slang

Definition of piss in English:

verb

[no object]
1Urinate.
Synonyms
pee, wee, piddle, widdle
British informal wee-wee, Jimmy (Riddle), slash, wazz
1.1 [with object] Discharge (something, especially blood) when urinating.
1.2 (piss oneself/one's pants) Urinate involuntarily (often used hyperbolically to indicate hilarity or intense fear).
1.3 (piss down) Rain heavily.

noun

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1.1 [count noun] An act of urinating.

Phrases

be (or go) on the piss

1
British Be engaged in (or go on) a heavy drinking session.

not have a pot to piss in

2
North American Be very poor.

a piece of piss

3
British A very easy thing to do.

piss in someone's pocket

4
Australian /NZ Ingratiate oneself with someone: he only saved the company by pissing in his investors' pockets
More example sentences
  • I said to the shop assistant, "You are just pissing in my pocket."
  • Pop stars and PMs pissing in each other's pockets is rarely a good combination.
  • He spends his time pissing in the pocket of the communications industry's answer to Caligula.

piss in the wind

5
Do something that is ineffective or a waste of time.

take the piss (out of someone/thing)

6
British Mock someone or something.

Phrasal verbs

piss about/around

1
British Spend time doing stupid or unimportant things.

piss off

2
[usually in imperative] Go away.

piss someone off

3
Annoy someone.
Synonyms
informal peeve, needle, make someone see red, get someone's back up, get someone's goat, get under someone's skin, get up someone's nose, bug, get someone, miff, hack off
British informal wind up, get at, nark, get across, get on someone's wick
North American informal tick off, bum out

piss on/over

4
Show complete contempt for.

piss something up

5
Spoil or ruin something.

Origin

Middle English: from Old French pisser, probably of imitative origin.

Words that rhyme with piss

abyss, amiss, bis, bliss, Chris, Diss, hiss, kiss, Majlis, miss, reminisce, sis, Swiss, this, vis

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