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shitter

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Etymology 1Edit

From shit +‎ -er.

NounEdit

shitter (plural shitters)

  1. (slang, vulgar) Agent noun of shit; one who shits.
  2. (slang, vulgar) The toilet; the bathroom or water closet.
    Hold on, I gotta use the shitter.
  3. (slang, vulgar, UK) The anus.
    • 2006, Dominic Lavin, Last Seen in Bangkok (page 159)
      Dave commented on the statue that had grabbed the pair's attention when they'd arrived, saying how quaint it looked, then capped off his comment with, “D'you reckon that receptionist takes it up the shitter?”
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Etymology 2Edit

AdjectiveEdit

shitter

  1. comparative form of shit: more shit
    • c. 2003, James Skelly, quoted in Doug Levy, “Artist Spotlight: The Coral”, in CMJ New Music Report, ISSN 0890-0795, Volume 74, Number 797 (2003 January 20), page 21:
      Text sex is even shitter.
    • a. 2005, Simon Raven, quoted in Simon Raven and Chris Raven, Living the Linger, Samosir Books Limited (2005), ISBN 978-0-9548842-0-8, page 170:
      Even shitter!
    • 2005, Steve Morris, Pod and the Sexy Dream Club, Troubador Publishing Ltd, ISBN 978-1-904744-26-9, page 49:
      Our university may have been shit on University Challenge, and even shitter at any kind of sport, but for a good political bit of head kicking we were unbeatable.

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