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Meaning of POOH-POOH

Pronunciation:  poo poo

 
WordNet Dictionary
 
 Definition: 
  1. [v]  reject with contempt; "She spurned his advances"
  2. [v]  express contempt about
 

POOH-POOH is a 9 letter word that starts with P.

 

 Synonyms: disdain, freeze off, reject, scorn, spurn, turn down
 
 See Also: brush off, express, give tongue to, rebuff, repel, snub, utter, verbalise, verbalize

 

 

Webster's 1913 Dictionary
 
 Definition: 
\Pooh`-pooh"\, v. t.
To make light of; to treat with derision or contempt, as if
by saying pooh! pooh! [Colloq.] --Thackeray.

 
Thesaurus Terms
 
 Related Terms: barrack, bird, boo, chaff, cut, cut at, cut dead, dig at, dismiss, disregard, dump on, fleer, flout, gibe, give the go-by, ignore, jab, jab at, jape, jeer, look right through, make little of, mock, neglect, overlook, pass by, pass up, pooh, put down, rail at, rally, rank out, razz, refuse to acknowledge, refuse to recognize, revile, scoff, scout, slam, slap at, slight, sneer, sneer at, swipe, taunt, twit
 

 

 

 

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