In Reply to: Poo pooed posted by john on March 17, 2010 at 19:47:
: : Where does the saying "Poo pooed" originate from?
: "Pooh" is an interjection used to express contempt, disapproval or dismissal. It likely comes from the sound of puffing something away, sort of like "pshaw". To pooh-pooh something is to reject it with distain. Harrumph!