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English noun: stool

1. stool (artifact) a simple seat without a back or arms

Broader (hypernym)seat

Narrower (hyponym)campstool, cutty stool, footrest, footstool, milking stool, music stool, ottoman, piano stool, step stool, taboret, tabouret, tuffet

2. stool (substance) solid excretory product evacuated from the bowels

SynonymsBM, dejection, faecal matter, faeces, fecal matter, feces, ordure

Broader (hypernym)body waste, excrement, excreta, excretion, excretory product

Narrower (hyponym)crap, dirt, dog do, dog shit, dog turd, doggy do, droppings, dung, meconium, melaena, melena, muck, poop, shit, shite, turd

3. stool (plant) (forestry) the stump of a tree that has been felled or headed for the production of saplings

Broader (hypernym)stump, tree stump

Domain categoryforestry

4. stool (artifact) a plumbing fixture for defecation and urination

Synonymscan, commode, crapper, pot, potty, throne, toilet

Broader (hypernym)plumbing fixture

Narrower (hyponym)flush toilet, flushless toilet, lavatory, potty chair, potty seat

Part holonymtoilet bowl, toilet seat

Part meronymbath, bathroom, bathroom, can, john, lav, lavatory, privy, toilet

English verb: stool

1. stool (communication) lure with a stool, as of wild fowl

Pattern of useSomebody ----s something

Broader (hypernym)entice, lure, tempt

2. stool (cognition) react to a decoy, of wildfowl

Pattern of useSomething ----s

Broader (hypernym)react, respond

3. stool (body) grow shoots in the form of stools or tillers


Pattern of useSomething ----s

Broader (hypernym)acquire, develop, get, grow, produce

4. stool (body) have a bowel movement

SamplesThe dog had made in the flower beds.

Synonymsca-ca, crap, defecate, make, shit, take a crap, take a shit

Pattern of useSomething ----s.
Somebody ----s

Broader (hypernym)egest, eliminate, excrete, pass

Narrower (hyponym)dung

Verb groupmake, make water, micturate, pass water, pee, pee-pee, piddle, piss, puddle, relieve oneself, spend a penny, take a leak, urinate, wee, wee-wee

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