|How to say it:||Pronounced "shee-ay."|
|What it means:||Literally, "to shit."|
|When it's used:||Not usually invoked to refer to doing "number two" (that's faire caca). Best used in one of its lively retinue of expressions (see "Raunchy relatives").|
|Raunchy Relatives:||Tu me fais chier! like emmerder, "You bug the crap out of me."
C'est a chier"It's not worth a shit."
les chiottes"the can, the shitter."