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worship the porcelain god

To vomit into a toilet. Doing so often requires one to kneel in front of or bend over the toilet (the "porcelain god"), a position that is likened to kneeling before or bowing to a sacred idol. Also written as "worship the porcelain goddess." I bet that if Tommy doesn't stop drinking, he'll worship the porcelain god all night. I've never thrown up so much in my life. I can't wait till I stop worshipping the porcelain god.
See also: god, porcelain, worship

worship someone as something

to revere or honor one as if one were something divine or special. He worships her as a goddess. She worships her father as a god.
See also: worship

worship the ground someone walks on

Fig. to honor someone to a great extent. She always admired the professor. In fact, she worshiped the ground he walked on.
See also: ground, on, walk, worship

worship the ground someone walks on

Regard someone reverently, as in Jim just worships the ground his father walks on. This hyperbole for deep admiration or romantic feeling was first recorded in 1848.
See also: ground, on, walk, worship

worship the porcelain god(dess)

tv. to empty one’s stomach; to vomit. (Collegiate.) Somebody was in the john worshiping the porcelain god till all hours.

worship the porcelain god

See also: god, porcelain, worship
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At that time, worshipers gather at each other's homes, visiting and enjoying fine meals.
Older worshipers, gray-bearded men and wizened women in headscarves, scrambled and staggered for the gates or for cover.
In Hail, the prayers were performed by worshipers and the governor of the region Prince Saud bin Abdulmohsin bin Abdulaziz.
Local students from Islamic schools in the capital are among the worshipers, who are demanding the release of Maulana Abdul Aziz, the former chief cleric of the mosque.
At a minimum, the drawing power needs to come from within, from the power of the liturgy and the faith of the worshipers.
The worshipers, women and children, chanted religious slogans against the police to show their anger.
In a statement Sunday, Al-Khrenij denounced Israeli soldiers' attacks on worshipers in Al-Aqsa Mosque, including the use of weapons and gas causing havoc and injuries to worshipers.
About 450 thousand Muslim worshipers on Monday have traveled to Jerusalem to revive Al-Qadr holy night.
TEHRAN (FNA)- Israeli forces raided the al-Aqsa Mosque Compound on Sunday and fired rubber-coated steel bullets at worshipers.
6, that the goal for such measures is to protect worshipers and protestors from any attempt by outlaws from infiltrate the squares and instigate troubles or fight with the protestors and worshipers.
Ramallah, July 26 (Petra) -- Israeli occupation forces rolled into Al-Aqsa Mosque in the early hours of Thursday and arrested Imam of the mosque, before closing its gates and forcing worshipers to leave.
Last year, around 800 worshipers from the twin cities of Rawalpindi and Islamabad were selected to observe Aitakaf in Faisal Mosque out of 1700 aspirants.
One person was killed and two injured when two gunmen opened fire on worshipers in a Sunni mosque in the Pakistani city of Karachi on Wednesday morning, a senior police official in the port city said.
Organizers recommend that worshipers arrive about 4:30 a.
As for community, save for the exchange of handshakes at the sign of peace, in too many parishes the worshipers are just so many units in so many pews, and, except for the parishes that are bright enough to arrange a coffee time after the services, most of them leave the church as they entered-strangers.