Definition of pooey in English:

pooey

(also poohy, pooy)

exclamation

slang
  • An expression of distaste, revulsion, derision, or contempt, especially used by or in imitation of children. Compare "pooh", "phooey".

adjective

slang British, Australian
  • Of, containing, or resembling excrement; disgusting, distasteful; smelly.

Origin

1920s; earliest use found in The Port Arthur News. From pooh + -y.

Pronunciation

pooey

/ˈpuːi/