in deep doo-doo

(redirected from in deep doo doo)

in deep doo-doo

slang In a very troublesome situation, usually one that will trigger another person's anger and/or a severe punishment. "Doo-doo" is a word for "feces" that is typically used by children. If we get caught breaking into school, we'll be in some deep doo-doo! I knew I was in deep doo-doo when I dented my mom's brand-new car.
See also: deep

in deep doo-doo

VERY INFORMAL
If someone is in deep doo-doo, they are in serious trouble. You'll be in deep doo-doo if you don't clean the cages properly or feed the animals the right food. If spending goes down, we're in deep, deep doo-doo. Note: `Doo-doo' is a children's word for solid waste from the body.
See also: deep

in deep doo-doo

mod. in real trouble. (Doo-doo = dung.) See what you’ve done. Now you are in deep doo-doo.
See also: deep