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"
To purify, to clean of dregs etc.
To purge; to pass (something) as excrement.
To empty one's bowels of feces.
Origin: From the participle stem of defaecare, from de- and faex.
freed from anything that can pollute, as dregs, lees, etc.; refined; purified
to clear from impurities, as lees, dregs, etc.; to clarify; to purify; to refine
to free from extraneous or polluting matter; to clear; to purify, as from that which materializes
to become clear, pure, or free
to void excrement
Origin: [L. defaecatus, p. p. of defaecare to defecate; de- + faex, faecis, dregs, lees.]
Chambers 20th Century Dictionary
def′e-kāt, v.t. to clear from dregs or impurities: to purify from extraneous matter.—v.i. to void excrement.—n. Defecā′tion. [L. defæcāre, -ātum, to cleanse—de, from, fæx, fæcis, dregs.]
The numerical value of defecate in Chaldean Numerology is: 8
The numerical value of defecate in Pythagorean Numerology is: 4
Sample Sentences & Example Usage
People are still using the lake... they defecate there.
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.
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.
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.
The problem that sub Saharan Africa has is a lack of fresh water, safe water, and adequate sanitation, people who need to urinate and defecate tend to do so on the open ground, and their excreta can be washed into water where the eggs will then infect snails.
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Translations for defecate
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- vyprázdnit, vykálet, káletCzech
- defäkieren, ausleeren, kotenGerman
- defecar, jiñar, cagarSpanish
- aller à la selle, déféquerFrench
- liberarsi, defecareItalian
- wypróżnić się, wypróżniać sięPolish
- akay, ismayQuechua
- câca, defecaRomanian
- испражняться, какать, сратьRussian
- bajsa, skitaSwedish
- pagtae, pagdumiTagalog
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