crap Definition

  • 1something of extremely poor quality
  • 2nonsense or foolishness
  • 3excrement

Using crap: Examples

Take a moment to familiarize yourself with how "crap" can be used in various situations through the following examples!

  • Example

    This car is a piece of crap.

  • Example

    Don't listen to him, he's just talking crap.

  • Example

    The dog left a pile of crap on the carpet.

crap Synonyms and Antonyms

Phrases with crap

  • to defecate


    Excuse me, I need to go take a crap.

  • a situation involving unpredictable factors, especially one with an unfavorable outcome


    Investing in stocks can be a crap shoot, you never know if you'll make money or lose it all.

  • to fail or break down


    My old computer finally crapped out on me, so I had to buy a new one.


Summary: crap in Brief

The term 'crap' [kræp] refers to something of extremely poor quality, nonsense or foolishness, and excrement. It is often used to describe things that are not good or desirable, such as 'This car is a piece of crap.' 'Crap' can also be used to describe someone's speech or actions, as in 'Don't listen to him, he's just talking crap.' Additionally, 'crap' is a slang term for excrement, as in 'The dog left a pile of crap on the carpet.'

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