the porcelain god

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the porcelain god

slang A toilet. Commonly used in phrases about vomiting, such as "pray to the porcelain god," in which kneeling at the toilet is likened to bowing before a sacred idol. If Tommy doesn't stop drinking, he'll be hugging the porcelain god all night. I've never thrown up so much in my life. I can't wait till I stop praying to the porcelain god.
See also: god, porcelain
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