[pee]Slang: Sometimes Vulgar.

verb (used without object), peed, pee·ing.

to urinate.


the act of urinating.

Origin of pee

First recorded in 1875–80; euphemism for piss, using initial letter Unabridged Based on the Random House Unabridged Dictionary, © Random House, Inc. 2019

Examples from the Web for peed

Contemporary Examples of peed

Historical Examples of peed

  • Finally, I was peed out and cried out and the guy was pounding on the door.

    Little Brother

    Cory Doctorow

  • The 'Corona' was designed and built by Peed of Oulton, who had built several fast-sailing boats.

British Dictionary definitions for peed


verb pees, peeing or peed

(intr) to urinate


the act of urinating

Word Origin for pee

C18: a euphemism for piss, based on the initial letter
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Word Origin and History for peed



1788, "to spray with urine," euphemistic abbreviation of piss. Meaning "to urinate" is from 1879. Related: Peed; peeing. Noun meaning "act of urination" is attested from 1902; as "urine" from 1961. Reduplicated form pee-pee is attested from 1923.

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