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"potty" in British English

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pottyadjective

uk   /ˈpɒt.i/  us   /ˈpɑː.t̬i/ UK informal
silly or ​slightlycrazy: She must have been potty to ​sell that ​car so ​cheaply. I'd go potty if I had to ​work here all the ​time.be potty about sth/sb to like something very much: He's potty about ​oldcars.
pottiness
noun [U] uk   us   /-nəs/

pottynoun [C]

uk   /ˈpɒt.i/  us   /ˈpɑː.t̬i/ (also pot) mainly UK
a ​bowl, sometimes with a ​handle, that ​youngchildrensit on and use as a ​toilet: Don't ​forget to ​sit Jamie on the potty before you take him to the ​zoo.
(Definition of potty from the Cambridge Advanced Learner’s Dictionary & Thesaurus © Cambridge University Press)

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pottynoun [C]

 us   /ˈpɑt̬·i/
a ​smalltoilet used by ​children when they are being ​trained to use a ​toilet
(Definition of potty from the Cambridge Academic Content Dictionary © Cambridge University Press)
Translations of “potty”
in Spanish pirado, chiflado…
in Vietnamese ngu xuẩn…
in Malaysian gila…
in Thai โง่เง่ามาก…
in French cinglé…
in German verrückt…
in Chinese (Simplified) 愚蠢的…
in Turkish lazımlık, çocuk tuvaleti, oturak…
in Russian детский горшок…
in Indonesian gila…
in Chinese (Traditional) 愚蠢的…
in Polish nocnik, nocniczek…
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