Poo in Scrabble Dictionary

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Is poo a Scrabble word?

Yes. The word poo is a Scrabble US word. The word poo is worth 5 points in Scrabble:

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Is poo a Scrabble UK word?

Yes. The word poo is a Scrabble UK word and has 5 points:

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Valid words made from Poo

You can make 5 words from 'poo' in our Scrabble US and Canada dictionary.


3 letters words from 'poo'

OOP 5POO 5

2 letters words from 'poo'

OO 2OP 4
PO 4 

All 3 letters words made out of poo

poo opo poo opo oop oop

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Definitions and meaning of poo

poo

Pronunciation

  • (UK) IPA(key): /pu/
  • (US) IPA(key): /puː/
  • Rhymes: -uː

Etymology 1

See pooh.

Noun

poo (countable and uncountable, plural poos)

  1. Alternative spelling of pooh: an instance of saying "poo".
  2. (uncountable, childish) Feces.
    • 1960, Harold Wentworth & al., Dictionary of American Slang, p. 401:
      Poo... feces.
    • 2018 Brent Butt, "Sasquatch Your Language", Corner Gas Animated:
      Wherever legitimate tracks are found there's always some fresh scat, y'know, poo, flop, dumplings.
  3. (countable, chiefly Britain, childish) A piece of feces or an act of defecation.
    • 1981 June 22, The Guardian, p. 8:
      That doggy's doing a poo.
  4. (uncountable, slang) Cannabis resin.
  5. (uncountable, slang) Champagne.
Synonyms
  • (shit): See Thesaurus:feces
  • (defecation): See Thesaurus:defecation
Coordinate terms
  • pee
  • wee
Translations

Verb

poo (third-person singular simple present poos, present participle pooing, simple past and past participle pooed)

  1. Alternative spelling of pooh: to say "poo".
  2. (intransitive, childish) To defecate.
    • 1975 July 6, C. James, Observer, p. 23:
      The dog practically has to poo on his shoe before he can make the pinch.
  3. (transitive, childish) To dirty something with feces.
    • 1989 Dec. 11, The Mercury:
      Most babies I knew then had on introduction either howled or pooed their pants.
    • 2003 March 13, The Sun:
      We all know what happened to them—they... poohed their pants.
Coordinate terms
  • pee
Synonyms
  • (to shit): See Thesaurus:defecate
Translations

Interjection

poo

  1. Alternative spelling of pooh: Expressing dismissal, disgust, etc.
  2. (euphemistic) Expressing annoyance, frustration, etc.: a minced oath for 'shit'.
    • 1986' January 12, Chicago Tribune, page 3c:
      Petulant and pouty, Stephanie herself says things like, ‘Oh, poo.’
Synonyms
  • (expressing annoyance, etc): See Thesaurus:dammit

Etymology 2

See -poo.

Suffix

poo

  1. Alternative spelling of -poo.

Etymology 3

Clipping of shampoo.

Noun

poo (uncountable)

  1. Short for shampoo.
Derived terms
  • pre-poo

Anagrams

  • OOP, oop

'Are'are

Noun

poo

  1. pig

References

  • Kateřina Naitoro, A Sketch Grammar of 'Are'are: The Sound System and Morpho-Syntax (2013)

Middle English

Noun

poo

  1. Alternative form of po

Old Portuguese

Etymology

From a Vulgar Latin *pulus, from earlier *pulvus, from Latin pulvis (powder; dust), from Proto-Indo-European *pel- (flour, dust).

Pronunciation

  • IPA(key): /ˈpɔ.o/

Noun

poo m (plural poos)

  1. powder (fine particles made by grinding substance)
    • 13th century, attributed to Alfonso X of Castile, Cantigas de Santa Maria, E codex, cantiga 225 (facsimile):
      A Tan toſte que Saẏda foi.o Crerigo fillou a ⁊ fez logo dela poos ⁊ en ſa bolſſa guardo a
      As soon as it exited, the cleric grabbed it and soon ground it (literally: made powders of it) and stored it in his purse.

Descendants

  • Galician: po
  • Portuguese:
    • Guinea-Bissau Creole: po

Seri

Noun

poo

  1. (archaic) collared peccary, Pecari tajacu
    Synonym: ziix ina quicös

Derived terms

  • poo caacoj

Tswana

Pronunciation

  • IPA(key): /pɔ̀.ɔ̀/

Noun

pôô (plural dipoo)

  1. bull (male cow)

Source: wiktionary.org
  • (slang) to defecate.
    (source: Collins Scrabble Dictionary)