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Meaning of STOOL

Pronunciation:  stool

WordNet Dictionary
  1. [n]  a simple seat without a back or arms
  2. [n]  a plumbing fixture for defecation and urination
  3. [n]  solid excretory product evacuated from the bowels
  4. [v]  grow shoots in the form of stools or tillers
  5. [v]  react to a decoy, of wildfowl
  6. [v]  lure with a stool, as of wild fowl

STOOL is a 5 letter word that starts with S.


 Synonyms: BM, can, commode, crapper, dejection, faecal matter, faeces, fecal matter, feces, ordure, pot, potty, throne, tiller, toilet
 See Also: acquire, bath, bathroom, body waste, campstool, crap, cutty stool, develop, dirt, dog do, dog shit, dog turd, doggy do, droppings, dung, entice, excrement, excreta, excretion, excretory product, flush toilet, flushless toilet, footrest, footstool, get, grow, john, lav, lavatory, lure, meconium, melaena, melena, milking stool, muck, music stool, ottoman, piano stool, plumbing fixture, poop, potty chair, potty seat, privy, produce, react, respond, seat, shit, shite, step stool, taboret, tabouret, tempt, toilet bowl, toilet seat, turd



Webster's 1913 Dictionary
  1. \Stool\, n. [L. stolo. See {Stolon}.] (Hort.)
    A plant from which layers are propagated by bending its
    branches into the soil. --P. Henderson.
  2. \Stool\, v. i. (Agric.)
    To ramfy; to tiller, as grain; to shoot out suckers. --R. D.
  3. \Stool\, n. [AS. st[=o]l a seat; akin to OFries. & OS.
    st[=o]l, D. stoel, G. stuhl, OHG. stuol, Icel. st[=o]ll, Sw.
    & Dan. stol, Goth. st[=o]ls, Lith. stalas a table, Russ.
    stol'; from the root of E. stand. [root]163. See {Stand}, and
    cf. {Fauteuil}.]
    1. A single seat with three or four legs and without a back,
       made in various forms for various uses.
    2. A seat used in evacuating the bowels; hence, an
       evacuation; a discharge from the bowels.
    3. A stool pigeon, or decoy bird. [U. S.]
    4. (Naut.) A small channel on the side of a vessel, for the
       dead-eyes of the backstays. --Totten.
    5. A bishop's seat or see; a bishop-stool. --J. P. Peters.
    6. A bench or form for resting the feet or the knees; a
       footstool; as, a kneeling stool.
    7. Material, such as oyster shells, spread on the sea bottom
       for oyster spat to adhere to. [Local, U.S.]
    {Stool of a window}, or {Window stool} (Arch.), the flat
       piece upon which the window shuts down, and which
       corresponds to the sill of a door; in the United States,
       the narrow shelf fitted on the inside against the actual
       sill upon which the sash descends. This is called a window
       seat when broad and low enough to be used as a seat.
    {Stool of repentance}, the cuttystool. [Scot.]
    {Stool pigeon}, a pigeon used as a decoy to draw others
       within a net; hence, a person used as a decoy for others.
Medical Dictionary
 Definition: solid wastes that pass through the rectum as bowel movements. Stools are undigested foods, bacteria, mucus, and dead cells.