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shit / shit/ vulgar slang • v. (shit·ting; past and past part. shit·ted or shit or shat / shat/ ) [intr.] expel feces from the body. ∎  (shit oneself) soil one's clothes as a result of expelling feces accidentally. ∎  (shit oneself) fig. be very frightened.• n. feces. ∎  [in sing.] an act of defecating. ∎  a contemptible or worthless person. ∎  something worthless; garbage; nonsense. ∎  unpleasant experiences or treatment. ∎  personal belongings; stuff. ∎  any psychoactive drug, e.g., marijuana.• interj. an exclamation of disgust, anger, or annoyance.PHRASES: beat the shit out ofsee shitting bricks be extremely nervous or shit an exclamation expressing anger or contempt for, or rejection of, someone.get one's shit together organize oneself so as to be able to deal with or achieve deep shit (or in the shit) in trouble; in a difficult shit used to seek confirmation of the truth of a statement or to confirm the truth of a statement.not give a shit not care at all.not know shit not know anything.not worth a shit worthless.shit for brains a stupid person.shit on someone show contempt or disregard for up shit creek (without a paddle) be in an awkward predicament.when the shit hits the fan when the disastrous consequences of something become public.