This page is about the slang term poop

American English


excrement (n.) | to defecate (v.)

For example

  • Oh no! I've stepped in some smelly dog poop.

  • We were driving home when my six year old son said, "Daddy, I need to poop ... badly."


This is typically used in American English but may be used in other varieties of English too.

Quick Quiz

Fiona collects cow and chicken poop and puts it on

a. her head

b. her dinner

c. her garden
a) her head b) her dinner c) her garden

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Contributor: Matt Errey