fall off the roof

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fall off the roof

euphemism To experience one's menstrual period. She says she has cramps right now—she must have fallen off the roof.
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fall off the roof

begin a menstrual period. US informal
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Another man said: "I heard a man screaming outside the house; at first I thought he'd fallen off the roof.
Although, the same can't be said for our jerseys, which subsequently 'disappeared' having fallen off the roof rack on the way to Nairobi Airport.
Some people were hit by falling debris - and many workers returned home to find slates had fallen off the roof.
Two 80ft girders have fallen off the roof of the new ice rink being constructed in Cardiff Bay.
It was believed that he had fallen off the roof of his hotel.
He explained that slates had already been fallen off the roof and water had been leaking in to classrooms.
Neighbour Fred Jelphs, 72, said: "I thought at first something had fallen off the roof of the house.
The noise was so bad and with the shouting as well I really thought someone had fallen off the roof.
It looked like a slab of concrete had fallen off the roof.
About a dozen slates had fallen off the roof and they were just missing cars.