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pass water

euphemism, old-fashioned To urinate. It's a fairly common malady for men to start having trouble passing water when they reach a certain age.
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pass water

urinate. dated euphemistic
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pass ˈwater

(formal) pass urine (= waste liquid) out of your body; urinate
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The ministry told the Economic Information Daily that no construction projects will be allowed in water source regions unless they had set aside specific protection areas subject to the ministry's monitoring, or they had passed water quality examinations.
45pm, blanked Aaron Lennon who was just exiting cubicle three, and then passed water for the first time in this great facility.
Last night police officers passed water up to him but he has been refused fresh batteries for his mobile phone.
Terry Hall, director of the year-round Scout camp, said he was assured by county health officials that his pump passed water quality tests.
Blackpool's three beaches have all passed water quality tests for the first time, according to results published today which reveal England's bathing water to be cleaner than ever before.
I think of myself as a decent passer - against them I could not have passed water.