Green’s Dictionary of Slang

shite v.

[shite n. (1)]

[17C+] to defecate.

In derivatives

shiters (adj.) [one wishes to shite with terror]

[2000s] terrified.

In compounds

shitefire (n.) [lit. trans. of cacafuego n., i.e. one who shits fire]

[late 16C–early 18C] a term of abuse applied to a hot-headed person.

shite-rags (n.)

[late 16C] ‘an idle lazie fellow’.

In phrases

In exclamations