This page is about the slang term fart



to release gas from the anus (v.) | a release of gas from the anus (n.)

For example

  • Did you know that one of the main causes of global warming is cows farting?

  • We were driving home when someone did a fart. It smelled so bad that we had to open the windows.

This word is quite offensive and should only be used in private among close friends. If one really must refer to a flatulent occurrence in public or during a formal occasion, we would suggest using the less-offensive alternative "breaking wind".

Quick Quiz

If someone farts, it's possible to know by using the senses of

a. seeing and tasting

b. hearing and smelling

c. touching and feeling

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Contributor: Matt Errey