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wee 1

 (wē)
adj. we·er, we·est
Very small; tiny. See Synonyms at small.
n. Scots
A short time; a little bit.
Idiom:
wee hours
The early hours of the morning right after midnight: "post-disco electronic rhythms that propel clubgoers into the wee hours" (Jon Pareles).

[Middle English wei, we, a small amount, small, from Old English wǣge, wēg, weight; see wegh- in Indo-European roots.]

wee 2

 (wē) Chiefly British Slang
n.
Urine.
intr.v. weed, wee·ing, wees
To urinate.
Idiom:
go/take a wee
To urinate.

[Imitative.]

wee

(wiː)
adj
very small; tiny; minute
n
chiefly Scot a short time (esp in the phrase bide a wee.)
[C13: from Old English wǣg weight]

wee

(wiː)
n
(Physiology)
a. the act or an instance of urinating
b. urine
vb
(Physiology) (intr) to urinate
Also called: wee-wee
[of unknown origin]

wee

(wi)

adj. we•er, we•est.
1. little; very small; tiny.
2. very early: the wee hours of the morning.
[1400–50; as adj., orig. Scots; compare Middle English we(i) (small) quantity, Old English wēg, Anglian form of wǣge weight]

wee


Past participle: weed
Gerund: weeing

Imperative
wee
wee
Present
I wee
you wee
he/she/it wees
we wee
you wee
they wee
Preterite
I weed
you weed
he/she/it weed
we weed
you weed
they weed
Present Continuous
I am weeing
you are weeing
he/she/it is weeing
we are weeing
you are weeing
they are weeing
Present Perfect
I have weed
you have weed
he/she/it has weed
we have weed
you have weed
they have weed
Past Continuous
I was weeing
you were weeing
he/she/it was weeing
we were weeing
you were weeing
they were weeing
Past Perfect
I had weed
you had weed
he/she/it had weed
we had weed
you had weed
they had weed
Future
I will wee
you will wee
he/she/it will wee
we will wee
you will wee
they will wee
Future Perfect
I will have weed
you will have weed
he/she/it will have weed
we will have weed
you will have weed
they will have weed
Future Continuous
I will be weeing
you will be weeing
he/she/it will be weeing
we will be weeing
you will be weeing
they will be weeing
Present Perfect Continuous
I have been weeing
you have been weeing
he/she/it has been weeing
we have been weeing
you have been weeing
they have been weeing
Future Perfect Continuous
I will have been weeing
you will have been weeing
he/she/it will have been weeing
we will have been weeing
you will have been weeing
they will have been weeing
Past Perfect Continuous
I had been weeing
you had been weeing
he/she/it had been weeing
we had been weeing
you had been weeing
they had been weeing
Conditional
I would wee
you would wee
he/she/it would wee
we would wee
you would wee
they would wee
Past Conditional
I would have weed
you would have weed
he/she/it would have weed
we would have weed
you would have weed
they would have weed
ThesaurusAntonymsRelated WordsSynonymsLegend:
Noun1.wee - a short timewee - a short time; "bide a wee"    
Scotland - one of the four countries that make up the United Kingdom of Great Britain and Northern Ireland; located on the northern part of the island of Great Britain; famous for bagpipes and plaids and kilts
time - an indefinite period (usually marked by specific attributes or activities); "he waited a long time"; "the time of year for planting"; "he was a great actor in his time"
Verb1.wee - eliminate urinewee - eliminate urine; "Again, the cat had made on the expensive rug"
urinate - pass after the manner of urine; "The sick men urinated blood"
wet - make one's bed or clothes wet by urinating; "This eight year old boy still wets his bed"
stale - urinate, of cattle and horses
egest, excrete, eliminate, pass - eliminate from the body; "Pass a kidney stone"
ca-ca, crap, defecate, take a crap, take a shit, shit, stool, make - have a bowel movement; "The dog had made in the flower beds"
Adj.1.wee - (used informally) very smallwee - (used informally) very small; "a wee tot"
colloquialism - a colloquial expression; characteristic of spoken or written communication that seeks to imitate informal speech
little, small - limited or below average in number or quantity or magnitude or extent; "a little dining room"; "a little house"; "a small car"; "a little (or small) group"
2.wee - very earlywee - very early; "the wee hours of the morning"
early - at or near the beginning of a period of time or course of events or before the usual or expected time; "early morning"; "an early warning"; "early diagnosis"; "an early death"; "took early retirement"; "an early spring"; "early varieties of peas and tomatoes mature before most standard varieties"

wee

adjective little, small, minute, tiny, miniature, insignificant, negligible, microscopic, diminutive, minuscule, teeny, itsy-bitsy (informal), teeny-weeny, Lilliputian, titchy (Brit. informal), teensy-weensy, pygmy or pigmy Fancy being so scared of a wee spider!

wee

adjective
Translations
pikkuruinenpissapissaaminenpissatapissiä
kleinpetieterigpietepeuterigpipipis
çişçiş yapmaişemesidik

wee

1 [wiː] ADJ (weer (compar) (weest (superl))) (Scot) → pequeñito, chiquito (LAm)
I was a wee boy when it happenedera pequeñito cuando ocurrió
a wee bit (= small amount) → un poquitín, un poquito
I'm a wee bit worriedestoy un poco inquieto
poor wee thing!¡pobrecito!
we were up till the wee hours (of the morning) or the wee small hoursno nos acostamos hasta las altas horas de la madrugada

wee

2 [wiː]
A. Npipí m
to (have a) weehacer pipí
I need a weetengo que hacer pipí
B. VIhacer pipí

wee

[ˈwiː]
adj
(Scottish)petit(e)
vi (British)pisser
n (British)pipi
I need a wee → Il faut que je fasse pipi.
to have a wee, to go for a wee → faire pipi

wee

1
adj (+er) (inf)winzig; (Scot) → klein; a wee bitein kleines bisschen; the wee (small) hours (Brit) → die frühen Morgenstunden

wee

2 (Brit inf)
n to have or do/need a weePipi machen/machen müssen (inf)
viPipi machen (inf)

wee

[wiː] adj (-er (comp) (-est (superl))) (Scot) (fam) → piccolo/a
a wee bit → uno zinzino
References in classic literature ?
Don't you wish you could take a look forward and wee where we shall all be then?
From beneath his slouched hat Ahab dropped a tear into the sea; nor did all the pacific contain such wealth as that one wee drop.
Up to this time this coin had been a wee little gold piece worth about a third of a dollar.
In the most forlorn and arid and dismal one of all, where the racked and splintered debris was thickest, where the ancient patches of snow lay against the very path, where the winds blew bitterest and the general aspect was mournfulest and dreariest, and furthest from any suggestion of cheer or hope, I found a solitary wee forget-me-not flourishing away, not a droop about it anywhere, but holding its bright blue star up with the prettiest and gallantest air in the world, the only happy spirit, the only smiling thing, in all that grisly desert.
One was a woman in a slim black dress, belted small under the armpits, with bulges like a cabbage in the middle of the sleeves, and a large black scoop-shovel bonnet with a black veil, and white slim ankles crossed about with black tape, and very wee black slippers, like a chisel, and she was leaning pensive on a tombstone on her right elbow, under a weeping willow, and her other hand hanging down her side holding a white handkerchief and a reticule, and underneath the picture it said "Shall I Never See Thee More Alas.
He would cry for nothing; he would burst into storms of devilish temper without notice, and let go scream after scream and squall after squall, then climax the thing with "holding his breath"-- that frightful specialty of the teething nursling, in the throes of which the creature exhausts its lungs, then is convulsed with noiseless squirmings and twistings and kickings in the effort to get its breath, while the lips turn blue and the mouth stands wide and rigid, offering for inspection one wee tooth set in the lower rim of a hoop of red gums; and when the appalling stillness has endured until one is sure the lost breath will never return, a nurse comes flying, and dashes water in the child's face, and--presto
It was only just a screwdriver--just a wee little bit of a screwdriver.
Here in soap boxes hidden among the trees were stored all their treasures: wee baskets and plates and cups made of burdock balls, bits of broken china for parties, dolls, soon to be outgrown, but serving well as characters in all sorts of romances enacted there,--deaths, funerals, weddings, christenings.
Yes, bonny wee thing, I'll wear you in my bosom, lest my jewel I should tyne.
Now, my father, all the people that I saw in the water were black people, and all those who were torn out of the reeds were black--they wee none of them white like your people, my father, for this vision was a vision of the Zulu race, who alone are "torn out of the reeds.
For wee to him indeed all praises owe, And daily thanks, I chiefly who enjoy So farr the happier Lot, enjoying thee Preeminent by so much odds, while thou Like consort to thy self canst no where find.
The drive home restored him somewhat, but he wee still full of his surprise when he rejoined Agatha, his wife, and Erskine in the drawing-room at the Beeches.