be the pits(redirected from is the pits)
Also found in: Dictionary, Thesaurus, Medical, Legal, Financial, Encyclopedia.
Like this video? Subscribe to our free daily email and get a new idiom video every day!
be the pits
To be particularly bad, unfortunate, or awful, especially of a situation or outcome. Well, this is the pits. I absolutely cannot believe such a huge thunderstorm came through just as we were getting our picnic set up. I was so excited about this job when I first started. I wish I would have known it'd be the pits.
See also: pit