pooh

1
[ poo, poo ]
/ pu, pʊ /

interjection

(used as an exclamation of disdain or contempt.)

noun

an exclamation of “pooh.”

QUIZZES

FOR POSTERITY’S SAKE, TAKE THIS WORD OF THE DAY QUIZ!

Are words your bailiwick? Take the latest quiz on the words from July 6 to July 12 to find out.
Question 1 of 7
bailiwick

Origin of pooh

1
First recorded in 1595–1605

Definition for pooh (2 of 2)

pooh2
[ poo ]
/ pu /

verb (used with object)

Dictionary.com Unabridged Based on the Random House Unabridged Dictionary, © Random House, Inc. 2020

Example sentences from the Web for pooh

British Dictionary definitions for pooh

pooh
/ (puː) /

interjection

an exclamation of disdain, contempt, or disgust

noun

a childish word for faeces

verb

a childish word for defecate
Collins English Dictionary - Complete & Unabridged 2012 Digital Edition © William Collins Sons & Co. Ltd. 1979, 1986 © HarperCollins Publishers 1998, 2000, 2003, 2005, 2006, 2007, 2009, 2012