χέζω

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Ancient Greek[edit]

Etymology[edit]

From Proto-Indo-European *ǵʰéd-. Cognates include Avestan 𐬵𐬀𐬜𐬀𐬲 (zaδah, anus), Sanskrit हद् (had), हदति (hadati, to evacuate, discharge excrement), Old Armenian ձետ (jet, tail, penis), Albanian dhjes (to shit) and Kurdish زوتك (zutik, anus).

Pronunciation[edit]

Verb[edit]

χέζω (khezō)

  1. to defecate, poop

Inflection[edit]

References[edit]

  • LSJ 8th edition

Greek[edit]

Etymology[edit]

From Ancient Greek χέζω (khézō)

Verb[edit]

χέζω (chézo); simple past: έχεσα (échesa); passive form: χέζομαι (chézomai)

  1. (vulgar, colloquial) defecate (formal)
  2. (vulgar, colloquial) shit (informal)
  3. (figuratively) show contempt for

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