Definition of squit noun from the Oxford Advanced Learner's Dictionary



    BrE BrE//skwɪt//
    ; NAmE NAmE//skwɪt//
    (British English)
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  1. 1(offensive) a small or unimportant person
  2. 2the squits (also the squitters
    BrE BrE//ˈskwɪtəz//
    ; NAmE NAmE//ˈskwɪtərz//
    [plural] (informal) = diarrhoea
  3. Word Origin early 19th cent.: perhaps related to dialect squit ‘to squirt.’