pish

Pronunciations

Definitions

  • v. Urinate.

  • n. Urine.

Example Sentences

  • Time to go pish!

Languages of Origin

  • Yiddish

Etymology

  • פּישן pishn 'to pee, piss' (verbal stem is פּיש pish)

    • Who Uses This

      • Orthodox: Jews who identify as Orthodox and observe halacha (Jewish law)
      • Older: Jews who are middle-aged and older
      • Ashkenazim: Jews with Ashkenazi heritage

      Regions

      • North America
      • Great Britain
      • South Africa

      Dictionaries

      • None

Notes

  • Used in child-directed speech.

    Non-Jews in Scotland also use this term.

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