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that time of the month

Meaning: menstruation

For example:

  • It's that time of the month, so can you get some sanitary pads for me?

  • I'm not swimming, OK? It's that time of the month, if you must know.

Quick Quiz:

If a woman no longer has "that time of the month", she can't

a. get married

b. have sex

c. get pregnant

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Contributor: Matt Errey