a simple seat without a back or arms
fecal matter, faecal matter, feces, faeces, BM, stool, ordure, dejection(noun)
solid excretory product evacuated from the bowels
(forestry) the stump of a tree that has been felled or headed for the production of saplings
toilet, can, commode, crapper, pot, potty, stool, throne(verb)
a plumbing fixture for defecation and urination
lure with a stool, as of wild fowl
react to a decoy, of wildfowl
grow shoots in the form of stools or tillers
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"
A seat for one person without a back or armrest.
a plant from which layers are propagated by bending its branches into the soil
to ramfy; to tiller, as grain; to shoot out suckers
a single seat with three or four legs and without a back, made in various forms for various uses
a seat used in evacuating the bowels; hence, an evacuation; a discharge from the bowels
a stool pigeon, or decoy bird
a small channel on the side of a vessel, for the dead-eyes of the backstays
a bishop's seat or see; a bishop-stool
a bench or form for resting the feet or the knees; a footstool; as, a kneeling stool
material, such as oyster shells, spread on the sea bottom for oyster spat to adhere to
Origin: [L. stolo. See Stolon.]
Chambers 20th Century Dictionary
stōōl, n. a seat without a back: a low bench for the feet or for kneeling on: the seat used in evacuating the bowels: the act of evacuating the bowels, also that which is evacuated: a root of any kind from which sprouts shoot up: a portable piece of wood to which a pigeon is fastened as a decoy for wild birds.—n. Stool′-pi′geon, a decoy-pigeon: a gambler's decoy.—Stool of repentance, same as Cutty-stool (q.v.).—Fall between two stools, to lose both of two things between the choice of which one was hesitating. [A.S. stól, Ger. stuhl; cf. Ger. stellen, to place.]
A seat without a back or arms, typically resting on three or four legs or on a single pedestal.
He bought 2 new stools for the breakfast bar.
A type of seat and product created and designed in various colors, materials, mechanisms, shapes, sizes and styles and used for a variety of purposes.
The local carpenter is now creating a new design stool made from pallets, they are affordable, stylish and practical.
British National Corpus
Rank popularity for the word 'stool' in Nouns Frequency: #2793
The numerical value of stool in Chaldean Numerology is: 6
The numerical value of stool in Pythagorean Numerology is: 9
Sample Sentences & Example Usage
All my bottles started rattling, then one great big boom, i almost fell off the stool.
Clearly, if you take stool and put it on your urethra, you're going to get an infection.
To each class we had to take our chair or stool along, we got our diploma in Poston, we were the first graduating class.
The colon's main job is to reabsorb water. If you're a bit dehydrated, your stool will be harder and more difficult to pass.
Having the world's best idea will do you no good unless you act on it. People who want milk shouldn't sit on a stool in the middle of a field in hopes that a cow will back up to them.
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Translations for stool
From our Multilingual Translation Dictionary
- tamboretCatalan, Valencian
- stolice, stoličkaCzech
- Hocker, Stuhl, Exkret, Kot, Stuhlgang, Exkrement, SchemelGerman
- σκαμνί, σκίμπους, κόπραναGreek
- silla, excremento, heces, tabureteSpanish
- taburet, pukk, jalapink, roe, järi, pink, iste, väljaheide, ekskrementEstonian
- jakkara, uloste, palliFinnish
- krakkur, skarnFaroese
- tabouret-bar, selle, tabouretFrench
- tallo, mesoGalician
- széklet, bárszék, zsámoly, székHungarian
- excrēmentum, tempus adveneritLatin
- HockerLuxembourgish, Letzeburgesch
- сто́лче, ко́клица, сто́лица, табуре́ткаMacedonian
- stoelgang, kruk, barkrukDutch
- krakkNorwegian Nynorsk
- taboret, stołekPolish
- cocô, banco, tamborete, merda, fez, banquinho, banqueta, fezesPortuguese
- taburet, scaunRomanian
- табуре́тка, стул, табуре́т, прима́нкаRussian
- столица, stolicaSerbo-Croatian
- stolček, stolica, stoličkaSlovak
- pall, avföringSwedish
- kiroto, jarariSwahili
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