follow Dictionary.com

Get the details behind our redesign

urinate

[yoo r-uh-neyt] /ˈyʊər əˌneɪt/
verb (used without object), urinated, urinating.
1.
to pass or discharge urine.
Origin
1590-1600
1590-1600; < Medieval Latin ūrīnātus, past participle of ūrīnāre, equivalent to Latin ūrīn(a) urine + -ātus -ate1
Related forms
urination, noun
urinative, adjective
Dictionary.com Unabridged
Based on the Random House Dictionary, © Random House, Inc. 2014.
Cite This Source
British Dictionary definitions for urinative

urinate

/ˈjʊərɪˌneɪt/
verb
1.
(intransitive) to excrete or void urine; micturate
Derived Forms
urination, noun
urinative, adjective
Collins English Dictionary - Complete & Unabridged 2012 Digital Edition
© William Collins Sons & Co. Ltd. 1979, 1986 © HarperCollins
Publishers 1998, 2000, 2003, 2005, 2006, 2007, 2009, 2012
Cite This Source
urinative in Medicine

urinate u·ri·nate (yur'ə-nāt')
v. u·ri·nat·ed, u·ri·nat·ing, u·ri·nates
To excrete urine.

The American Heritage® Stedman's Medical Dictionary
Copyright © 2002, 2001, 1995 by Houghton Mifflin Company. Published by Houghton Mifflin Company.
Cite This Source

Word of The Day

Difficulty index for urinate

Some English speakers likely know this word

Word Value for urinative

0
0
Scrabble Words With Friends