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fart

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verb \ˈfärt\

Definition of fart

often vulgar

  1. intransitive verb
  2. :  to expel intestinal gas from the anus

Origin and Etymology of fart

Middle English ferten, farten; akin to Old High German ferzan to break wind, Old Norse freta, Greek perdesthai, Sanskrit pardate he breaks wind


First Known Use: 13th century


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fart

noun

Definition of fart

  1. 1 often vulgar :  an expulsion of intestinal gas

  2. 2 often vulgar :  a foolish or contemptible person couldn't stand the old fart

14th Century

First Known Use of fart

14th century




FART Defined for English Language Learners

1

fart

play
verb \ˈfärt\

Definition of fart for English Language Learners

  • : to release gas from the anus

2

fart

noun

Definition of fart for English Language Learners

  • : a release of gas from the anus

  • : an annoying or unpleasant person

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