1. An adjective meaning awful, horrible, or the worst. The opposite of 'the shits' is 'the shit', used to describe something that rules or is generally really awesome. 'The shits' generally refers to something that sucks to just short of the greatest extent possible.
2. Another word for diarrhea. You get the shits when you eat something that makes your feces take on a primarily liquid form.
's breath is the shits. I can't believe I let him hiss right up my nose. It's so disgusting but I just can't stop."
"I sure wish I hadn't eaten all that rat shit. I think I'll have the shits for the rest of my miserable life..."
The best. This word is very interesting. The important part of it is without THE, an entirely different meaning applies. My teacher is shit= bad teacher. My teacher is THE shit = greatest teacher
My car is the SHIT
The best. Originated as a term to describe high quality drug substances. IE, "this is good shit."
Evolved to common usage for any item of high quality. However, in typical usage, the article "the" is required to denote superiority. Without the word "the" prefacing the word "shit," a different, usually negative, meaning applies.
This joint is the shit./This is potent marijuana.
His new car is the shit./His car is excellent.
This joint is shit./This is poor quality marijuana.
His new car is shit./His new car is not desirable.
Something that kicks ass. Not to be confused with shit
, which is something that sucks ass.
IBC Root Beer is the shit.
diarrhea, violent crapping.
After eating those oreos I got a bad case of the shits.
not just shit, but THE shit. saying just shit is something low class. but saying THE shit means its over the top cool.
person one: mah car is the shit.
person two: your car is just shit. its a ford escort, mon.
When you got diarrhea, or liquidy crap about to spew uncontrollably.
"I got a bad case of the shits!
The best of the best. Nothing greater than it. Not to be confused with shit
, which is the most often the complete opposite of THE shit.
Resident Evil 4 is The Shit!!