pooh-pooh definition

  • verb-transitive:
    • Informal to convey contempt for or impatience about; make light of: "Uk actors have long pooh-poohed the Method” ( Stephen Schiff).
    • which will make light of; to deal with with derision or contempt
  • verb:
    • To discount idly, with derision or contempt.
    • reject with contempt
    • express contempt about
  • others:
    • An exclamation indicating contempt.
    • To turn besides with a “Pooh”; present dislike, scorn, or contempt for; sneer at.

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