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British English: /ʃɪt/
American English: /ʃɪt/

Translation of shit in German:

intransitive verb -tt-, shitted or shit or shatPronunciation: /ʃæt/

  • scheißen [vulgar]
    shit in one's pants
    sich Dat. in die Hose[n] scheißen

reflexive verb -tt-, shitted or shit or shat

  • sich Dat. in die Hose[n] scheißen [vulgar]



  • 1 (excrement)
    Scheiße Fem. [vulgar]
    have (British English) or (American English) take a shit
    scheißen [vulgar]
    have/get the shits
    die Scheißerei haben/kriegen [vulgar]
    when the shit hits the fan
    wenn die Kacke am Dampfen ist [vulgar]
  • 2 (hashish)
    Shit Mask./Neutr. (Drugs slang)
  • 3
    (person) Scheißkerl Mask.
    (nonsense) Scheiß Mask. [slang] [pejorative]
    don't give me that shit
    erzähl mir nicht so einen Scheiß! [slang]
    I don't give a shit [about it]
    das ist mir scheißegal [slang]
    who gives a shit!
    ist doch scheißegal! [slang]
    it's not worth a shit
    es ist einen Dreck wert [slang] [pejorative]
    beat or kick or knock the shit out of somebody [figurative]
    jemanden gehörig verdreschen [informal]
    I'll beat the shit out of you!
    ich mach' Hackfleisch aus dir! [informal]
    be up shit creek [without a paddle] [figurative]
    bis zum Hals in der Scheiße stecken [vulgar]
    have/get the shits [figurative]
    Schiss haben/kriegen [slang]

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