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dump a/(one's) load

1. slang To vomit. When I had the flu, I spent most of the time dumping my load and couldn't eat for days.
2. slang To defecate. I wouldn't mind the neighbor's dog getting into my yard if it didn't always dump a load on my lawn!
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dump one's load

 
1. . Sl. to empty one's stomach; to vomit. He's had too much to drink and is dumping his load.
2. and dump a load Sl. to defecate. (Crude. Potentially offensive. Use only with discretion.) He had to go dump a load. He dumped his load and settled back down to work.
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One minute it was sunny, the next jet black clouds scurried through on the fierce winds, dumping their load of rain, hail and even a dusting of snow on the North York Moors.
Last week there was a most important letter in the GDN about a person who indicated that she had seen sewerage water trucks illegally dumping their loads near the plots of vegetable growers in Karzakan.
Sultan Al-Tamimi | Arab News <p>JEDDAH: Trucks loaded with raw sewage pumped out of building septic systems were seen on Thursday dumping their loads with impunity into a concrete drainage ditch near King Abdulaziz University.
The area where the trucks have been dumping their loads reeks of human excrement.
The road blockade at Mamonia has meant that some truck drivers have been dumping their loads wherever they can find empty spaces.