What does feces mean?

Definitions for fecesˈfi siz

Here are all the possible meanings and translations of the word feces.

Princeton's WordNet

  1. fecal matter, faecal matter, feces, faeces, BM, stool, ordure, dejection(noun)

    solid excretory product evacuated from the bowels


  1. feces(Noun)

    Digested waste material discharged from the bowels; excrement.

  2. Origin: From faeces, nominative plural of faex.

Webster Dictionary

  1. Feces

    dregs; sediment; excrement. See FAeces


  1. Feces

    Feces, faeces, or fæces, also known as excrement, is a waste product from an animal's digestive tract expelled through the anus or cloaca during a process called defecation.

Chambers 20th Century Dictionary

  1. Feces

    Fecal. See Fæces, Fæcal.

U.S. National Library of Medicine

  1. Feces

    Excrement from the INTESTINES, containing unabsorbed solids, waste products, secretions, and BACTERIA of the DIGESTIVE SYSTEM.

Editors Contribution

  1. feces

    The solid matter excreted from the body of an animal, human, vertebrate or mammal.

    Feces is a natural biological matter excreted by the body of an animal, human, vertebrate or mammal.


  1. Chaldean Numerology

    The numerical value of feces in Chaldean Numerology is: 6

  2. Pythagorean Numerology

    The numerical value of feces in Pythagorean Numerology is: 2

Sample Sentences & Example Usage

  1. Angela Wright:

    I was literally covered in feces, are you kidding me? Who wants that?

  2. Bowie Police Lieutenant Rick Beckham:

    It was trash dump in that house, there were feces all over the floor and even in the refrigerator.

  3. Hiroki Okada:

    Many guests visit the restaurant every day and there are more and more returned customers, most visit to satisy their curiosity -- they want to know what feces taste like. Some use it as a penalty game. Many customers return because they enjoy seeing other guests' reaction.

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