fart

Verb. To break wind from the anus. Originally s.e. from 1250s, but deemed slang from 1800s. Cf. 'fanny fart'.
Noun. 1. The gas expelled due to anal flatulence.
2. An unpleasant and objectionable person. Cf. 'old fart'.

English slang and colloquialisms. 2014.

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  • fart — fart …   Dictionnaire des rimes

  • Fart — is an English language vulgarism most commonly used in reference to flatulence. The word fart is generally considered unsuitable in a formal environment by modern English speakers, and it may be considered vulgar or offensive in some situations.… …   Wikipedia

  • fart — [ fart ] n. m. • 1904; mot norv. ♦ Substance dont on enduit la semelle des skis pour les empêcher d adhérer à la neige et améliorer la glisse. ● fart nom masculin (norvégien fart, vitesse) Produit dont on enduit la semelle du ski pour en… …   Encyclopédie Universelle

  • fart — s. n. Trimis de siveco, 10.08.2004. Sursa: Dicţionar ortografic  FART s.n. Unsoare pentru schiuri. [< fr. fart < cuv. norvegian]. Trimis de LauraGellner, 21.03.2005. Sursa: DN  FART s. n. unsoare pentru schiuri. (< …   Dicționar Român

  • fart — [färt] vi. [ME ferten < OE * feortan, akin to OHG ferzan < IE base * perd > Sans párdatē, Gr perdomai] to pass, or emit, gas from the intestines through the anus n. [ME] 1. such a passing of gas 2. Slang a person, esp. an old one,… …   English World dictionary

  • fart — • fart, hastighet, snabbhet • hastighet, snabbhet, fart, skyndsamhet, speed …   Svensk synonymlexikon

  • fart — fart; fart·lek; …   English syllables

  • fart — [n] flatulence gas, vapors, wind; concept 465 fart [v] expel gas break wind, cut one*, cut the cheese*, pass gas, rip one*, toot; concept 465 …   New thesaurus

  • fart — {{/stl 13}}{{stl 8}}rz. mnż I, D. u, Mc. fartrcie, blm, pot. {{/stl 8}}{{stl 7}} powodzenie, szczęście, pomyślne, sprzyjające okoliczności : {{/stl 7}}{{stl 10}}Mieć fart. <jidysz?> {{/stl 10}} …   Langenscheidt Polski wyjaśnień

  • fart — informal ► VERB 1) emit wind from the anus. 2) (fart about/around) waste time on silly or trivial things. ► NOUN 1) an emission of wind from the anus. 2) a boring or contemptible person. ORIGIN Old English …   English terms dictionary

  • fart — Mot Monosíl·lab Adjectiu variable …   Diccionari Català-Català

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