defecate defecate

Definition(s):

  • (v) have a bowel movement

Derived Word(s)

Usage(s):

  1. They defecate in public, contaminating food and drinking water, and the disease toll due to unsanitized human waste is staggering.
  2. Mangy dogs defecate on the platform surface where fish are sorted from the sea snakes and jellyfish.
  3. If a man were to defecate on a church altar, for example, even a confirmed atheist would feel some sense of shock.

News

  1. Nebraska town to dog owners: Scoop or pay $100

    People who let their dogs defecate on someone else’s property in Elwood, Neb., could be called to pay for it from now on.
    on June 15, 2013     Source: Omaha World-Herald

  2. Elwood: Scoop behind your pup or pay up

    ELWOOD — People who let their dogs defecate on someone else’s property in Elwood could be called to pay for it from now on.
    on June 15, 2013     Source: Kearney Hub

  3. Elwood sets $100 fine for failing to scoop behind dog

    ELWOOD - People who let their dogs defecate on someone else's property in Elwood could be called to pay for it from now on.
    on June 14, 2013     Source: Lexington Clipper-Herald

Quotes

  1. "All meals are consumed alone, inside the cell," wrote Mr Willett. "The prisoners are constantly watched by MPs as they sleep, as they eat, as they defecate. They have great difficulty sleeping and are frequently awakened by banging or shouts...
    on Jan 27, 2007 By: Sabin Willett Source: The Age

  2. "Men can go and defecate anywhere," Jacobson told AFP on Thursday. "Women have to hold on till 2:00 to 5:00 am so they can do it in the darkness and go in groups to make sure they are safe and nobody comes. That's not dignity. That's not an...
    on Nov 1, 2007 By: Shane Jacobson Source: AFP

  3. "I certainly wasn't discouraged with his play," Nelson said of that performance. "He didn't (defecate on) the bed like some other guys."
    on Nov 1, 2007 By: Don Nelson Source: San Jose Mercury News

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