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TP

1. noun An initialism of "toilet paper." If you're going to the store later, we're running low on TP. He walked out of the bathroom with TP stuck to his heel.
2. verb To cover something with toilet paper, especially by throwing rolls over the top of it. Every Halloween some punk kids go around TP'ing people's houses. Someone TP'd the statue in the middle of town.

teepee

1. noun Toilet paper. (A phonetic spelling of the initialism "TP.") If you're going to the store later, we're running low on teepee. He walked out of the bathroom with teepee stuck to his heel.
2. verb To cover something with toilet paper, especially by throwing rolls over the top of it. Every Halloween some punk kids go around teepeeing people's houses. Someone teepeed the statue in the middle of town.

TP

and teepee
1. n. toilet paper. (The abbreviation is an initialism.) Don’t forget to get teepee at the store.
2. tv. to festoon the trees and shrubbery of a residential yard with toilet paper. (A teenage prank.) All the swimmers’ houses get teepeed the night before a meet.

teepee

verb
See TP
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