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number two

noun
1.
someone or something that is second in rank, order, or importance.
2.
defecation: used especially by or with reference to children.
Idioms
3.
make / do / go number two, Informal. to defecate: used especially by or with reference to children.
Origin
1905-1910
1905-10
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Examples from the web for number two
  • number two--there were reviews done of my book by both known and unknown reviewers.
  • We tend to think that inventing the wheel was item number two on our to-do list after learning to walk upright.
  • One of the symbols might represent the number two and the other the number four.
  • Then he reached across me to his number two, asleep against the door, and tapped him awake.
  • In all fairness medical and human services is number two.
  • Bullet number two is interesting in that it debunks bullet number one, but then does not paint an accurate picture.
  • The number two and three browser vendors have all sped up their development cycles.
  • As the number two editor, she oversaw all financial coverage.
  • All achieved leading market share positions: number one or number two in their industries.
  • Then there's number two, who is the guy that goes back and forth and plays a lot of defense and offense.
British Dictionary definitions for number two

number two

noun
1.
(euphemistic) the act or an instance of defecation
2.
a haircut in which the hair is cut close to the head with an electric shaver
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Slang definitions & phrases for number two

number two

noun phrase

Defecation (1902+)

verb phrase

: He ran off into the woods, having to number two


The Dictionary of American Slang, Fourth Edition by Barbara Ann Kipfer, PhD. and Robert L. Chapman, Ph.D.
Copyright (C) 2007 by HarperCollins Publishers.
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10
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