Definition of piss in English:



[NO OBJECT]vulgar slang
  • 1 Urinate.

    pee, wee, piddle, widdle
    wee-wee, slash, wazz
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    1. 1.1[with object] Wet with urine.
    2. 1.2[with object] Discharge (something, especially blood) when urinating.


vulgar slang
  • 1Urine.

    1. 1.1 An act of urinating.


  • not have a pot to piss in

    • vulgar slang Be very poor.

  • piss in the wind

    • vulgar slang Do something that is ineffective or a waste of time.

  • take a piss

    • vulgar slang Urinate.

Phrasal Verbs

  • piss something away

    • Waste something, especially money or time.

  • piss off

    • [usually in imperative]Go away (usually used to angrily dismiss someone)

      go away, depart, leave, take off, get out, get out of my sight
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  • piss someone off

    • Annoy someone.

      annoy, aggravate, irritate, exasperate, anger, irk, vex, put out, nettle, provoke, incense, rile, infuriate, antagonize, get on someone's nerves, rub up the wrong way, make someone's blood boil, ruffle someone's feathers, ruffle, try someone's patience, make someone's hackles rise
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  • piss on

    • Show complete contempt for.


Middle English: from Old French pisser, probably of imitative origin.