[ pist ]
/ pɪst /
adjective Slang: Vulgar.
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Definition for pissed (2 of 2)
[ pis ]
/ pɪs /
verb (used without object), pissed, piss·ing.
Origin of piss
1250–1300; Middle English pissen < Old French pissier < Vulgar Latin *pisiāre (imitative)
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British Dictionary definitions for pissed (1 of 2)
/ (pɪst) /
British, Australian and NZ slang intoxicated; drunk
US slang annoyed, irritated, or disappointed
British Dictionary definitions for pissed (2 of 2)
/ (pɪs) slang /
(intr) to urinate
(tr) to discharge as or in one's urineto piss blood
an act of urinating
on the piss drinking alcohol, esp in large quantities
piece of piss something easily obtained of achieved
take the piss to tease or make fun of someone or something
piss all over to be far superior toa version that pisses all over the original
Word Origin for piss
C13: from Old French pisser, probably of imitative origin
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