- an act of defecation.
- nonsense; drivel.
- falsehood, exaggeration, propaganda, or the like.
verb (used without object), crapped,crap·ping.
verb (used with object), crapped,crap·ping.
- to behave in a foolish or silly manner.
- to avoid work.
- to treat badly, especially by humiliating, insulting, or slighting.
- to cause misery, misfortune, or discomfort.
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Origin of crap1
Definition for crap (2 of 2)
Verb Phrases past and past participle crapped,present participle crap·ping.
- Also called seven out . (in the game of craps) to throw a 7 rather than make one's point.
- Slang. to abandon a project, activity, etc., because of fear, cowardice, exhaustion, loss of enthusiasm, etc.
- Slang. to break a promise or fail to fulfill a duty or obligation; renege.
Origin of crap2
Example sentences from the Web for crap
If you want to deter them from trying this crap again, you have to change their expectations about how painful it will be to try again & fail.
We are witnessing absolute banana republic crap in the United States Capitol right now.Congress members under siege in Capitol tweet their shock and frustration|Danielle Abril|January 6, 2021|Fortune
Marie Kondo has contacted me personally to plead that I not decrease Jesse’s joy by crowding his home with more crap.
They were kicking the crap out of the Vikings in the first half, and then Kirk Cousins found something, even though his QBR for the game was trash.
This isn’t just about taking a bunch of standard crap, mixing it in mixing bowl, and making Cheetos out of it, or whatever.Would you like “milk” with that Impossible burger?|James Temple|October 20, 2020|MIT Technology Review
British Dictionary definitions for crap (1 of 2)
Word Origin for crap
British Dictionary definitions for crap (2 of 2)
verb craps, crapping or crapped
Word Origin for crap
usage for crap
Idioms and Phrases with crap
In addition to the idioms beginning with crap
- crap around
- crap out
- crap up
- cut the comedy (crap)
- full of crap