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poop 1

1. An enclosed superstructure at the stern of a ship.
2. A poop deck.
tr.v. pooped, poop·ing, poops
1. To break over the stern of (a ship). Used of a wave.
2. To take (a wave) over the stern.

[Middle English poupe, from Old French, from Vuglar Latin *puppa, alteration (possibly influenced by Latin prōra, prow) of Latin puppis, stern, poop, of unknown origin.]

poop 2

tr.v. pooped, poop·ing, poops Slang
To cause to become fatigued; tire: "Many people stop here, pooped by the short, steep climb" (Sierra Club Guides to the National Parks).
Phrasal Verb:
poop out Slang
1. To quit because of exhaustion: poop out of a race.
2. To decide not to participate, especially at the last moment.

[Origin unknown.]

poop 3

n. Slang
Inside information: She gave me all the poop on the company party.

[Origin unknown.]

poop 4

n. Slang
A person regarded as very disagreeable.

[Perhaps short for nincompoop.]

poop 5

 (po͞op) Informal
intr.v. pooped, poop·ing, poops
To defecate.
To defecate in (one's clothes or bed, for example).

[Possibly from obsolete poop, to break wind, from Middle English poupen, to blow a horn, toot, of imitative origin.]
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(puːpt) or

pooped out

informal US and Canadian exhausted
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Slang. Extremely tired.Also used with out:
Informal: beat, bushed, tuckered (out).
Slang: done in, fagged (out).
Idioms: all in, ready to drop.
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[puːpt] ADJ to be pooped (esp US) (= tired) → estar hecho polvo; (= drunk) → estar ajumado
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[ˈpuːpt] adj (US) (= very tired) → crevé(e)poop scoop nramasse-crottes m inv
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adj (fam, exhausted) agotado, exhausto
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However, (http://m.tmz.com/2018/09/12/duchess-meghan-markle-dog-poop-buckingham-palace/) TMZ later claimed that the palace has denied the reports that Markle's dog pooped on the grounds and that the duchess cleaned up after her companion.
You minimize the amount of time the poop is touching the air, because if you poop first, it takes you longer to pee and then you're peeing on top of it, stirring it up, the poop particles create a cloud, it goes out and then everyone in the party'll know that you pooped. Just 'n just trust me, it's science.'
The apparently remorseless runner has pooped on the sidewalk in front of the Budde family's home at least once a week for the past seven weeks, according to Budde.
Newest title in the Who Pooped in the Park series, "Who Pooped in Central Park?" teaches kids to identify scat or poop from many more than 10 species, including muskrat, Norway rat, Eastern gray squirrel, groundhog, horse, red-tailed hawk, raccoon, Canada goose, and domestic dog.
By the time I bag one deposit, the next dog has moved away from where he pooped. So even with a flashlight, I can't always find the pile right away."