pass gas

pass gas

Euph. to release intestinal gas through the anus. Someone on the bus had passed gas. It smelled awful. Something I ate at lunch made me pass gas all afternoon.
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They have lungs as long as fishing poles, pass gas to efficiently sink into the water, regenerate teeth throughout their lives, and look like a cross between a sofa and a hippo with flippers.
When kangaroos pass gas, the result is offensive to the nose but easy on the planet.
As you proceed you will pass Gas Street Basin and eventually reach The Water's Edge bridge.
At this point we bear left and soon pass Gas Lane, left, and Town End Farm, right.
Then there's the farter who thinks that by avoiding eye contact with everyone he can silently pass gas and no one would come to know.
I hear stories sometimes about pets who pass gas, but I had never experienced it firsthand.
People pass gas when they started stretching, which was funny - but you aren't meant to laugh.
The gum chewers had a faster return of bowel function, measured in the time it took after surgery for them to pass gas for the first time (a half-day earlier than non-chewers) and to have a first bowel movement (a day earlier).
Of course, Jess probably didn't help her cause by yelling to the audience things such as: "I do pass gas a lot.
Go to the bathroom when you just have to pass gas, "just in case.
Don't Pass Gas, a public service health campaign from Legacy and the Ad Council, is designed to educate Americans -- especially parents -- about the dangers of secondhand smoke and to motivate them to create smoke-free environments for their families.
No matter what, you will pass gas approximately 14 times a day.
Apparently, not John Connor, unless he was, in some sort of misguided way, trying to impress his readership in the December 2004 "Odd Angry Shot" with his ability to pass gas.
Unocal Midstream & Trade held a non-binding open season for 6 Bcf of future natural gas storage capacity at its Sabine Pass Gas Storage facility southwest of Beaumont, TX, The open season lasted through Oct.