Questions about example sentences with, and the definition and usage of "Shiitake"

  • The meaning of "Shiitake" in various phrases and sentences

    1. Meanings of words and phrases
    2. The original idiom is “when shit hits the fan”, which means things have gone terribly wrong. The use of “shiitake” is a humorous play on words to remove the use of the curse word, “shit”. Shiitake is a type of Japanese mushroom. You should note that the use of “shiitake” instead of “shit” is not common and this usage is more of a joke.

Meanings and usages of similar words and phrases

Latest words

Words similar to shiitake

HiNative is a platform for users to exchange their knowledge about different languages and cultures. We cannot guarantee that every answer is 100% accurate.