Definitions for defecateˈdɛf ɪˌkeɪt

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Princeton's WordNet

  1. stool, defecate, shit, take a shit, take a crap, ca-ca, crap, make(verb)

    have a bowel movement

    "The dog had made in the flower beds"

Wiktionary

  1. defecate(Verb)

    To purify, to clean of dregs etc.

  2. defecate(Verb)

    To purge; to pass (something) as excrement.

  3. defecate(Verb)

    To empty one's bowels of feces.

  4. Origin: From the participle stem of defaecare, from de- and faex.

Webster Dictionary

  1. Defecate(adj)

    freed from anything that can pollute, as dregs, lees, etc.; refined; purified

  2. Defecate(verb)

    to clear from impurities, as lees, dregs, etc.; to clarify; to purify; to refine

  3. Defecate(verb)

    to free from extraneous or polluting matter; to clear; to purify, as from that which materializes

  4. Defecate(verb)

    to become clear, pure, or free

  5. Defecate(verb)

    to void excrement

  6. Origin: [L. defaecatus, p. p. of defaecare to defecate; de- + faex, faecis, dregs, lees.]

Sample Sentences & Example Usage

  1. Riverton Police Capt. Eric Murphy:

    He deals with the homeless population every day, and basically he just said that he was tired of watching them urinate and defecate and having sex and vandalizing the city park.

  2. Deon Joseph:

    This is where people's good intentions go in Skid Row, people donate clothes, and they're thrown in Los Angeles Street. People urinate, defecate in Los Angeles Street. Nobody cleans it up.

  3. Ebi John:

    My people are suffering. We drink from the river where we also wash and defecate, if the government does not meet our demands we will take control of our resources. We will manage our own oil.

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