Definition of Potty

1. Noun. A plumbing fixture for defecation and urination.

Exact synonyms: Can, Commode, Crapper, Pot, Stool, Throne, Toilet
Group relationships: Bath, Bathroom, Bathroom, Can, John, Lav, Lavatory, Privy, Toilet
Specialized synonyms: Flushless Toilet, Flush Toilet, Lavatory, Potty Chair, Potty Seat
Generic synonyms: Plumbing Fixture
Terms within: Toilet Bowl, Toilet Seat
Derivative terms: Crap, Stool



2. Adjective. Marked by foolish or unreasoning fondness. "He was infatuated with her"
Exact synonyms: Enamored, In Love, Infatuated, Smitten, Soft On, Taken With
Similar to: Loving
Derivative terms: Enamoredness

3. Noun. A receptacle for urination or defecation in the bedroom.
Exact synonyms: Chamberpot, Thunder Mug
Generic synonyms: Receptacle

4. Adjective. (British informal) trivial. "Potty little details"

5. Adjective. Slightly intoxicated.
Exact synonyms: Tiddly, Tipsy
Similar to: Drunk, Inebriated, Intoxicated
Derivative terms: Tipsiness

Definition of Potty

1. Noun. A chamber pot used by young children while learning control of their bladder and bowels. ¹

2. Noun. (context: childish) A toilet bowl. Can be used as essentially a synonym of toilet or bathroom in some phrases, e.g. potty parity, potty mouth, potty humor. ¹

3. Verb. (intransitive childish) Variant of go potty. ¹

4. Adjective. (informal) Insane. ¹

¹ Source: wiktionary.com

Definition of Potty

1. of little importance [adj -TIER, -TIEST] / a small toilet seat [n -TIES]

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Lexicographical Neighbors of Potty

potters about
potters around
pottery
pottier
potties
pottiest
pottiness
pottinesses
potting
pottle
pottles
potto
pottos
potts
pottsite
potty (current term)
potty-mouthed
potty-trained
potty-training
potty chair
potty humor
potty mouth
potty mouths
potty seat
pottymouth
pottymouthed
potulent
potzer
potzers
poubaite

Literary usage of Potty

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1. Coal Mining in Arkansas by Alvin Arthur Steel (1910)
"potty roof. In some places, the soft mud that covered the beds of carbonaceous ... Fortunately, also, potty roof is rare in Arkansas and seldom extends over ..."

2. The ABCs of Safe & Healthy Child Care: A Handbook for Child Care Providers by Cynthia M. Hale, Jacqueline A. Polder (2000)
"If potty chairs are used for toilet training, you should use potty chairs only in a bathroom area and out of reach of toilets or other potty chairs. ..."

3. A Practical Dictionary of the English and German Languages by Felix Flügel (1874)
"... nye (of pheasants), brood, wai» (of snipes), pack (of grouse), ic. , (sir.) m. smock-frock. Ait'tcn, (m.) va to cement, lute, to potty. Sifter, (sir. ..."

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