fart

verb
\ ˈfärt \
farted; farting; farts

Definition of fart 

(Entry 1 of 2)

intransitive verb

often vulgar

: to expel intestinal gas from the anus

fart

noun

Definition of fart (Entry 2 of 2)

1 often vulgar : an expulsion of intestinal gas

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

History and Etymology for fart

Verb

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

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fart

verb

English Language Learners Definition of fart

 (Entry 1 of 2)

: to release gas from the anus

fart

noun

English Language Learners Definition of fart (Entry 2 of 2)

: a release of gas from the anus

: an annoying or unpleasant person

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