One of the mysteries of the English language finally explained.
Relating to or characterized by an interest in excrement and excretion.‘scatological humor’‘juvenile scatological obsessions’
- ‘Interpretations of the scatological do not escape a moral economy of meaning.’
- ‘The artist capitalizes on the corrosive etching process in each successive state until the finished print embodies the scatological essence of its message.’
- ‘Intermittently enjoyable segments punctuate the generally underwhelming monotony of this scatological would-be musical.’
- ‘The work is a violent political satire, largely couched in crude physiological terms, many of them scatological.’
- ‘The boys spend their time on the computer, posting ingenuously scatological messages in anonymous chat rooms.’
- ‘A lengthy sequence features a seven-year-old boy composing explicitly scatological emails.’
- ‘This long satiric parable of a society where human beings find themselves transformed into monkeys recalls Swift in its ambition and scatological vigour.’
- ‘You have to be careful when you incorporate breaking headlines into your scatological slapstick or surreal satire.’
- ‘There's more to this game than scatological jokes.’
- ‘He is upping the ante with a collection of scatological ditties that would make more than a few gangsta rappers blush.’
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