Predicate: poohpooh

Roleset id: poohpooh.01 , show disdain or contempt for, Source: , vncls: , framnet:

poohpooh.01: POOHPOOH-V NOTES: Frames file for 'pooh-pooh' based on Brown ULA. No Verbnet entry. (from poohpooh.01-v predicate notes)


poohpooh (v.)
pooh-pooh (v.)


        Arg0-PAG: Shower of disdain
        Arg1-PPT: disdainful thing

Example: Chagrin

        But to Welch's chagrin, the police captain pooh-poohed Welch's credulity in Barco's confession.

        ArgM-DIS: but
        ArgM-ADV: to Wech's chagrin
        Arg0: the police captain
        Rel: pooh-poohed
        Arg1: Welch's credulity in Barco's confession