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squirt from something

[for a liquid] to be ejected in a spurt from something. The water squirted from the hose. Juice squirted from the orange when I squeezed it.
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squirt out(of someone or something)

[for something, especially a liquid] to gush or spurt forth from someone or something. In the horror movie, black stuff squirted out of this guy whenever he got angry. A lot of blood squirted out of the gash and I closed my eyes.
See also: out, squirt

squirt something at someone or something

1. to direct a narrow stream of liquid onto someone or something. They squirted the water at the cat and it ran away. Who is squirting catsup at people?
2. to direct a device for squirting liquid at someone or something. Tom squirted the hose at the cat. Who is squirting the firehose at the front of the house?
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squirt something out of something

 and squirt something out
to cause something to spurt out of something. He squirted a bit of the vaccine out of the syringe, making sure the needle was not clogged. He squirted out a bit of the vaccine.
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take a leak

Inf. to urinate. (Crude. Use caution with the topic. Usually in reference to a male.) I gotta go take a leak. Back in a minute. He just went out to take a leak.
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take a leak

Urinate, as in Excuse me, I've got to take a leak. [ Vulgar slang; c. 1930]
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take a leak

When a man takes a leak, he urinates. I've got to take a leak, keep your eye on my drink, will you?
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take a ˈleak

(slang) pass urine (= waste liquid) from the body: I’m just going to take a leak before we leave.
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1. n. a small person; a young child, especially a young boy. (Also a term of address.) Hey, squirt, come over here.
2. n. beer or champagne. How about a nice bubbly glass of squirt?

the squirts

n. a case of diarrhea. He’s got the squirts and can’t go out.
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take a leak

and take a piss and take a squirt
tv. to urinate. (Crude. Often objectionable. Usually in reference to a male. Leak is the mildest and piss is the strongest.) I gotta go take a leak. Back in a minute. We stopped at a rest area so old Harry could take a piss.
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take a squirt

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take a leak

Vulgar Slang
To urinate.
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Caption: There are over 2,000 species of sea squirts, and they are found throughout the world.
Project officer Dr Helen Sugden said: "The sea squirt can be an aggressive invasive species and it is important to trace where it is going.
AFTER Waddle do nicely as Irene works her magic It's women to man marking in one squirt .
A CCW spokesman said: "The carpet sea squirt has had devastating impact on marine life in other parts of the world where it has been accidentally introduced, such as New Zealand.
We think the sea squirt is valuable as a developmental model to study these connections because it is a simple chordate that is the closest living relative of vertebrates, including humans," said developmental biologist Mike Levine.
While invasive sea squirts won't harm people, scientists worry about effects on marine life.
READY: Mehmet prepares to start his record bid; AIM: He begins squirting the milk from his eye; FIRE: Mehmet squirts the milk across the room
The Iceon-based North Valley Tigers of Sylmar will be represented by its Pee Wee B, Bantam A and Squirt B teams.
If two adjacent squirts aren't related, their respective ampullae blacken and shrivel upon contact.
Matthew Lawn, 28, of Seaton Delaval, won The Journal's If We Can You Can challenge, run by the Entrepreneurs' Forum, last year with his business Football Squirts, which he is aiming to expand, franchise and take abroad.
Previous attempts to eliminate the carpet sea squirts have failed so the Countryside Council for Wales will splash a quarter of a million pounds on a huge bid to remove the invasive species.
The children, all under the age of six, have started a soccer school called Football Squirts.
So make sure you give the linkage a few squirts of OE/HDO as required.
The fine piece about invasive sea squirts ("Squirt Alert" SN: 12/24&31/05, p.
For kids the company is launching Bursting Bottles and Little Squirts, developed using technology that locks a liquid centre inside a soft gum and made to meet the growing demand for confectionery with natural colours and flavours.