take a shit

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  • (file)

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take a shit

  1. (idiomatic, vulgar, colloquial) To defecate.
    Is he still taking a shit? We gotta go now.
  2. (idiomatic, vulgar, colloquial, Britain) To fail or malfunction.
    I had to use the stairs because the lift took a shit this morning.

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