|How to say it:||Pronounced "pu-teh."|
|What it means:||Literally, "whore," but nowadays used as a spastic expletive.|
|When it's used:||Ejaculated in sudden fury or frustration, like "Crap!" or "Fuck!"
Occasionally uttered slowly, even whispered, as when witnessing an ID4 invasion: puuuu-tain.
|Raunchy relatives:||putain de merdestronger version of putain.|