What is shit?

Shit

Shit is an English word that is usually considered vulgar and profane in Modern English. As a noun it refers to fecal matter (excrement) and as a verb it means to defecate or defecate in; in the plural ("the shits") it means diarrhea. Shite is also a common variant in British English and Irish English. As a slang term, it has many meanings, including: nonsense, foolishness, something of little value or quality, trivial and usually boastful or inaccurate talk, or a contemptible person. It may also be used as an expression of annoyance, surprise, or anger, and has other usages as well.

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Shit - Usage in Media - Television - United States
... "Shit" was one of the original "Seven Words You Can Never Say On TV", a comedy routine by American Comedian George Carlin ... network television to contain the word shit in uncensored form ... the episode was originally aired uncensored, the "shit" utterance has since been edited out in syndicated reruns ...
Meet Me In St. Louis (band) - Film References
... We need to act like we don't need this shit then they give us the shit for free (Swingers) The Kid who had his ear slapped by the druggist (It's a Wonderful Life) Why Thank you Suzie (Fi ...
Live And In Person! London 2006 - Track Listing
... All songs by E, except where noted CD "Old Shit/New Shit" – 534 "Rock Show" (Peaches) – 209 "Crazy Love (Crazy Music)" (Buddy Guy) – 312 "Eyes Down" – 309 "Jesu ... Beautiful Blues" (E and Michael Simpson) – 414 DVD "The Shit" – 325 "Old Shit/New Shit" – 534 "The Other Shoe" "Rock Show" (Peaches) – 209 "Crazy Love (Crazy ...
List Of Trailer Park Boys Characters - Main Characters - Jim Lahey
... He is known for his numerous metaphors with the negative slang "shit" bizarrely worked in, such as "shiticane", "a shitapple never falls far from the shit tree ...
Shit Happens (disambiguation)
... "Shit happens" is a common slang phrase meaning that events (especially unfortunate) occur everyday, all the time ... Shit happens may also refer to Shit Happens, a DVD by the band Every Time I Die "Shit Happens", the second episode of the second season of TV series Bad Girls ...

More definitions of "shit":

  • (noun): A coarse term for defecation.
    Example: "He took a shit"
    Synonyms: dump