flatulent

adjective flat·u·lent \ ˈfla-chə-lənt \

Definition of flatulent

1 a :likely to cause gas
b :marked by or affected with gas generated in the intestine or stomach
2 :pompously or portentously overblown

flatulently

adverb

Examples of flatulent in a Sentence

  1. on election night TV's self-important pundits let loose a fusillade of flatulent pontifications

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Origin and Etymology of flatulent

Middle French, from Latin flatus act of blowing, wind, from flare to blow — more at blow


Medical Dictionary

flatulent

adjective flat·u·lent \ -lənt \

medical Definition of flatulent

1 :marked by or affected with gases generated in the intestine or stomach
2 :likely to cause digestive flatulence

flatulently

adverb


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