potty

Definitions

  • WordNet 3.6
    • adj potty slightly intoxicated
    • adj potty (British informal) trivial "potty little details"
    • adj potty marked by foolish or unreasoning fondness "gaga over the rock group's new album","he was infatuated with her"
    • n potty a receptacle for urination or defecation in the bedroom
    • n potty a plumbing fixture for defecation and urination
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Usage

In literature:

Oo tummin' to tea-potty wiz all de drowed-ups.
"Seventeen" by Booth Tarkington
Commong voo potty voo?
"Burlesques" by William Makepeace Thackeray
It iss no disgrace whateffer to a potty to give in to Nature.
"Strife (First Series Plays)" by John Galsworthy
Girls go potty over a public man.
"Right Ho, Jeeves" by P. G. Wodehouse
Jinks was born potty, an' the rest of us'll all go potty except you.
"A Student in Arms" by Donald Hankey
Pottie was juist in the middle o' a great hallach o' a lauch, when I grippit him by the collar.
"My Man Sandy" by J. B. Salmond
When a man's potty in one fashion, there'll be cracks in him all over.
"The Aliens" by Murray Leinster
Effery potty goes to look for den golt.
"Diamond Dyke" by George Manville Fenn
So far the work is done; Potty has behaved nobly.
"The Works of Robert Louis Stevenson - Swanston Edition Vol. XXII (of 25)" by Robert Louis Stevenson
The world's potty, and we're in love.
"Carnival" by Compton Mackenzie
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In poetry:

Yn the medys of the towne,
Ther he schowed hes war;
"Pottys! pottys!" he gan crey foll sone,
"Haffe hansell for the mar."
"Robin Hood And The Potter" by Andrew Lang
Thos Roben solde foll fast,
Tell he had pottys bot feyffe;
On he hem toke of his car,
And sende hem to the screffeys weyffe.
"Robin Hood And The Potter" by Andrew Lang
The pottys that wer werthe pens feyffe,
He sold tham for pens thre;
Preveley seyde man and weyffe,
"Ywnder potter schall never the."
"Robin Hood And The Potter" by Andrew Lang
"Godamarsey," seyde Roben,
"Yowr bedyng schalle be doyn;"
A mayden yn the pottys gan ber,
Roben and the screffe weyffe folowed anon.
"Robin Hood And The Potter" by Andrew Lang
Yet, "Pottys, gret chepe!" creyed Robyn,
"Y loffe yeffell thes to stonde;"
And all that saw hem sell,
Seyde he had be no potter long.
"Robin Hood And The Potter" by Andrew Lang
"Potter, what was they pottys worthe
To Notynggam that y ledde with me?"
"They wer worth two nobellys," seyd he,
"So mot y treyffe or the;
So cowde y had for tham,
And y had ther be."
"Robin Hood And The Potter" by Andrew Lang

In news:

Antique potty / thunder mug.
Here is a real nice old " potty ".
What is it with our fascination with toilets/portta- potty 's.
Potty Training Problems in Thanksgiving Point.
THANKSGIVING POINT, Utah (ABC 4 News) – A potty problem at Thanksgiving Point went viral when someone snapped a picture of a woman potty training her twin daughters in the middle of a restaurant.
I have been putting off potty training, mostly because I hate it.
What's best about The Potty Caddy.
When anyone promises to make potty training fun, be suspicious.
Dog's Unique Way Of How To ' Potty ' (VIDEO).
A woman in Utah was caught potty training her daughter at a restaurant table.
It's called the Squatty Potty .
A couple of months ago I'm in the kitchen and I can hear Kevin asking Wes if he'd like to use the potty .
All Blogs On The Download Potty Mouth "Shithead" at the Phoenix/WFNX CMJ show.
Go potty , get BIG one cookie.
My wife and I recently started training our son Jake to use the potty .
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In science:

Pottie, “Channel access al gorithms with active link protection for wireless communication networks with power control,” IEEE/ACM Trans.
Power Optimization on a Network: The effects of randomness
Sohrabi, K., Gao, J., Ailawadhi, V. and Pottie, G.J.: Protocols for self-organization of a wireless sensor network.
FuturICT
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