- (also poop deck) The aftermost and highest deck of a ship, especially in a sailing ship where it typically forms the roof of a cabin in the stern: there on the poop stood Captain MeechMás ejemplos en oraciones
- But then the roof of the top of the ship is a poop deck.
- The poop deck, forecastle and upper deck were beautifully kept, although the bilge had suffered from some leakage and had been poorly patched up.
- The two strangers led Midori and Aoi out and up a flight of stairs, onto the poop deck of the ship.
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late Middle English: from Old French pupe, from a variant of Latin puppis 'stern'.
verboNorth American • informal
- 1 [with object] (often as adjective pooped) Exhaust: I was pooped and just flopped into bedMás ejemplos en oraciones
- I'm back, I'm pooped, I'm happy, I'm going to sleep,
- I'm absolutely pooped this morning - I'm not even sure why, as yesterday was generally a pretty relaxing day - work was far from stressful, and the fireworks in the evening were a fun but gentle way of passing the time.
- The reindeer are pooped, think we'll stay here awhile.
Verbos con partícula
- Stop functioning: the analogue tape fluttered slightly in pitch but didn’t poop outMás ejemplos en oraciones
- Just a few miles from the finish of a three-day automotive competition and rally, their car poops out.
- Doc had it installed at Circuit City after the original factory model pooped out.
1930s: of unknown origin.
- Excrement: dog poop is a major source of water pollution on Cape CodMás ejemplos en oraciones
- I was the one that they would, you know, one would lean over behind me and the other would give me a push and I would land in the dog manure, poop pile.
- Aside from a few dog poop and erection jokes, some of the dialogue is surprisingly smart.
- Then you have to act humble, mutter some incantation three times, then they throw dog poop on your shoes, and suddenly you are acting Prime Minister and Grand Poobah.
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- Defecate.Más ejemplos en oraciones
- Either that or they aren't held up by ‘the man’ and ‘society’ and the oppressive illogical moral arguments about not pooping your pants.
- I was pooping myself because I hadn't played for years, but once I got into it I was fine.
- This will require a bus, a couch on a trailer, 50 gallons of Tequila and Register readers lobbing Big Macs into the mouth of a giant, plastic vulture, which will then poop the burgers into our hands.
early 18th century: imitative.
sustantivo[mass noun] • informal , chiefly North American
- Up-to-date or inside information: here’s the latest poop from HollywoodMás ejemplos en oraciones
- It gives the inside poop on the social scene at colleges from coast to coast.
- What a relief to discover that my industrious good friend David Brown is hot on the trail of the schnooks who made a pile trading Cinram stock off the inside poop.
- My own personal poop situation falls into the category of ‘too much information for my gentle blog-reading audience.’
1940s: of unknown origin.
sustantivo• informal , chiefly North American
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- On bad days I imagine growing old in a dust-covered house surrounded by hundreds of mounds of dirty laundry and piles of 40 year old poopy diapers because I will never again have the strength to clean my house.
- They meet a couple of cute boys (a blonde for Jane, a brunette for Roxy), pick up a funny-looking dog in order to maximize the poopy jokes, and they run!
- You want 1,000 words on puppy poopy, I'm your gal.
early 20th century: perhaps a shortening of nincompoop.