farting farting

Definition(s):

  • (n) a reflex that expels intestinal gas through the anus

Synonym(s)

Usage(s):

  1. Advertisers sure wouldn't; one reason they're urging the networks online is not to have their mutual-fund spots run next to a home movie of a baby farting on YouTube.
  2. The first ad was cringe-inducing in a way that made farting horses look like high-brow comedy.
  3. So you're the one who was farting! Sheesh, I thought I was gonna hurl!.

News

  • Limiting The Greenhouse Gas Impact Of Daisy, Dolly, And Other Animals

    Cows’ gas attacks are a major cause of climate change. What if we could breed a cow with fewer emissions? Ruminant animals, like cows, produce a lot of methane--almost a quarter of U.S. emissions annually. And methane’s a nasty greenhouse gas. By some estimates, it has 25 times the potency of carbon dioxide. Cows produce methane mostly when they belch (though also from farting). The gas is a ...
    on June 21, 2013     Source: Fast Company Magazine

Quotes

  1. "Look, a lot of him is me, obviously," Black says. "I haven't done multiple-character comedies that are all about farting. But I do fart in some of my movies, and I am fat, in, well, pretty much all my movies. So I understand this guy....
    on Aug 8, 2008 By: Jack Black Source: Orlando Sentinel

  2. "I love working with Brian, so the farting and burping scene is a favorite," Foster said. "It's fun to fall in love with him every night. Yeah, I get to fart and burp on stage every night, and tap and be pretty. It's cool."
    on Dec 11, 2008 By: Sutton Foster Source: Bloomberg

  3. Shilpa added: "People might think living by all my parents' rules is odd at 31. But that's just the way we live in India, and I love that about my country. Hopefully viewers will see swearing, drinking, burping and farting is not cool - but being...
    on Jan 30, 2007 By: Shilpa Shetty Source: Mirror.co.uk

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