go to the toilet

go to the toilet

Fig. Euph. to use a toilet for defecation or urination. Jimmy washed his hands after he went to the toilet. Excuse me, I have to go to the toilet.
See also: toilet
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ASCHOOL has sent out messages to parents asking that their children provide a medical note if they need to go to the toilet during lessons.
It's when you have a sudden urge to go to the toilet and can't hold it in.
Keep repeating this, then start introducing a signal to make him understand that you want him to go to the toilet.
Eating more fibre, drinking more liquid, being more active and responding to the urge to go to the toilet will help to make constipation less likely.
We go to the toilet near the tennis court," he said adding other workers and gardeners in the area do the same.
She left her tent to go to the toilet during the early hours of Saturday morning but became disorientated without a torch and instead plunged off the beach cliff.
Management at subcontractor Drake issued the bizarre order to staff at their Grangemouth plant and suggested they should consider quitting if they had to go to the toilet too often.
I said to him that it was not right to go to the toilet in open public places, it made no difference whatsoever.
This means we do not have to turn lights on in the house when we go to the fridge to get a drink or go to the toilet during the night.
Washington, Jan 2 (ANI): Una Healy insists that she now feels so comfortable with fiance Ben Foden that she is happy to go to the toilet in front of him.
Do Redcar & Cleveland Council think that because it is Boxing Day nobody will want to go to the toilet in Saltburn?
A total of 2,059 people were asked in a YouGov poll to think about how they would feel asking their friends to help them wash and dress themselves, eat and go to the toilet.
When the flight reached Dubai, he felt stomachache forcing him to go to the toilet.
Berra was forced to leave the pitch after 20 minutes to go to the toilet before coming on to stifle the Aston Villa attack.
I was there at the court, but had to go to the toilet," he said.