shit - definition and synonyms

noun 

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/ʃɪt/
singularshit
pluralshits
  1. 1
    [uncountable] impolite solid waste from a person’s or animal’s body
    1. a.
      [singular] an occasion when you go to the toilet to get rid of solid waste
  2. 2

    shit

    or

    shite

    [uncountable] impolite something that you do not like or think is of very bad quality

    The shit he listens to isn’t real music.

    1. a.
      impolite something that is not true or sincere

      We have to listen to politicians talking shit.

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  3. 3

    shit

    or

    shite

    [countable] offensive an unpleasant or unkind person
  4.   From our crowdsourced Open Dictionary
    4
    no shit Sherlock! used to suggest sarcastically that what someone has said is blindingly obvious

    They say diet soda is bad for you. Well no shit, Sherlock, all soda is bad for you.

    Submitted from United Kingdom on 26/05/2017
  5.   From our crowdsourced Open Dictionary
    5
    an offensive way to say "anything" in negatives

    I don't know shit about computers.

    Submitted by Caleb Judy from United States on 30/12/2016
  6.   From our crowdsourced Open Dictionary
    6
    shit got real used for saying that things are getting serious

    Shit got real when I saw him loading the gun.

    Submitted by simplicissimus from Romania on 27/11/2016