In English, many things are named after a particular country – but have you ever wondered what those things are called in those countries?
1vulgar slang(gas)pedo masculine informal
- I'm turning into an old fart who only wants to listen to music I already know.
- Why do we like to smell our own farts, yet are sickened by those of others?
- The old fart really doesn't like people, does he?
- I'm being a boring old fart so I'm in my room getting ready to go to bed.
- We know also that farts are warm (not hot), so I'll add that: a fart is warm wind emitted from the anus.
- Take no action to conceal the sound of your many farts (in fact, it might be better to do this with a number of people).
- My greatest fear was that we would be associated with all these fart jokes.
- Ossie let a big, long, smelly fart in his direction.
- This isn't an old fart complaining that things were better in his youth; it's the result of deliberate policy.
- As I said earlier my children probably think I'm a boring old fart.
- I thought that everyone understood that farts are funny.
- All of a sudden I let out a massive fart that smelled of filet mignon.
- If I can remember what I learned in junior high school regarding tornadoes, they're some kind of thing which is made up of wind, like a fart but only much more powerful.
- Yes, even a governor or Oscar winner will be asked if they like the smell of their farts.
- Yes, and I suppose this officially makes me an old fart if I even care about these sorts of things, but if we don't have standards, then what separates us from the savages?
- I'm coping with being an old fart remarkably well.
- While we waited the elderly man in front of Dawn let out a very loud fart.
- I'm a boring old fart, who values her money, and won't buy him a brand new shirt to chop holes in so he can look like a pirate.
- He was drawing up his knees, a definite pain cry that would lessen just after a fart and then increase again until the next release of wind.
- I don't think I'm about to let an old fart like you see anyone.
- If that's a sign of age, then call me an old fart, just don't say I'm wrong for being so.
- But, at risk of sounding like an old fart, in my day the cartoons at least tried to provide some entertainment value of their own.
- He's quite the old fart, and look - he managed to avoid drooling when he spoke today!
- When she mentioned the issue of the loans, the response was like when your aged aunt farts at the dinner table.
- Now, I may be an old fart having been a journalist for 36 years, but I have never, ever known a journalist wanting to be on the commercial side of the business.
- I'll be missing the last couple of hours because I'm an old fart and I need my sleep.
- He throws in a few fart gags later, plus we get to see him in a sumo thong.
- In particular I loved it's absurdity, it's gross attention to detail and it's endless fart gags.
- It was a good night, although it did confirm that I have become a boring old fart.
- I'm sure all the problems you mentioned will disappear like a fart in the wind.
- Nature decided to put an abrupt end to our finger-pointing conspiracy theorists' dialogue, when a deafening fart emptied from the anus of someone soundly asleep downstairs.
- What about white kidney bean extract, the horrible farts, the newfound energy I experienced?
- To this end, I let out a loud, long fart.
- You consciously clench your anus to ensure that any sneaky sudden farts don't take you and your fellow passengers by surprise.
- Surely my piercings aren't a sign that I'm an old fart?
- Who wants to admit that they've become a boring old fart?
- And he should find farts funny, too.
- On television, there was some boring old fart in a suit talking about the dangers of credit growth.
- But you have to be terribly careful because anything that you say that is even mildly critical means you sound like an old fart.
- Yes, the old fart died, but the point is, he did me a great injustice.
2slang(person)a boring old fart — un pesado de mierda vulgar slang
1tirarse un pedo informalecharse un pedo informalpedorrearse informal
- I'm sure a real DJ could whip up a better version of this abomination fairly easily, but I was just farting around in audio software and figured I might as well upload it.
- Start to watch one of those programmes where non-celebrities, normal people, fall over, get wet or film their children farting in the bath.
- I've been informed that one of the major contributors to the greenhouse effect is the methane produced from cows farting.
- How am I supposed to waste time farting around when people keep killing each other.
- Christmas morning will be spent playing cards as a family in the middle of a mass of wrapping paper and farting around with the ‘fun’ gifts.
- Everyone was farting (with nerves I expect) and if someone had lit a match in our carriage it would have blown sky high.
- Research showing that herrings apparently communicate by farting.
- Asif was farting around like he'd never been in a storm before.
- Of course, now I've farted around and everyone else has already blogged about it, but it's still worth a look-see if you haven't caught it already.
- An uneven potpourri of singing and farting soon joined them.
- I really, at this point, want to stop talking about farting.
- But, then, he can't do it without farting too, so we'll not talk about him.
- I slept in very late (since it was a huge sleep debt I'd built up), then farted around on the computer.
- That is, until Rebecca started farting like a broken car.
- Basically, they spend their days farting, chewing grass and staring at passing cars with expressions of vague bewilderment.
- He's been shown farting loudly and annoying all the girls.
- I stayed up way too late just farting around on my computer, had some really weird dreams this morning, and now here I am.
- I don't think giving it a holiday means farting around with HTML on my template.
- Naturally, my mum was disgusted (being that mums for some reason are exempt from farting and the like).
- I think I was awake by about 10, and just farted around the apartment until it was time for my hair appointment.
- Whilst we, their former colonial oppressors, are still farting around with bits of paper, pencils and tin boxes - they've just got on with it and held their first totally electronic national election.
- That goes for the fat guy next to me who is taking up three seats and won't stop farting.
- Apparently, I was farting in my sleep this morning and it woke you up.
- Instead, we have had the usual farting around, and now here we are with 1,000 people staring into the abyss.
- My publishers are farting around at the moment but they will bring it out in a kind of lavishly tooled arty-farty volume.
- Most of these were taken when I was farting around with the camera in the bus, taking photos out the window.
- You're the one who wanted to go out and said they were ready and now you're farting about with makeup when it's dark outside anyway!
- Then at the restaurant one has to mind one's manners, no slurping, grunting, farting or burping.
- Disciplinary sanctions cover everything from fighting to farting.
- I'd much rather make a film where women are doing something interesting rather than sitting around, looking pretty and farting around in tight skirts.
- Anyhow, this post is all about farting, so if you have problems with that and are a bit prudish, then probably you might not want to read any further.
- Don't mind me, just farting about with the template.
- I've been farting around with firewalls, spyware and updating my anti-virus software this week, which in addition to some ISP hassles has kept me away from blogging.
- I know it's like farting in church but it's still worth saying out loud that the postal workers have won a tremendous victory.
- Many of you may remember the first time your innate female air of innocence got you off the hook - for me it was farting in church.
- As soon as I feel a bit less wobbly, I'm going to take my digital camera and head into the city for a day of celebratory farting around.
- That's worse than farting in an elevator and blaming the blind kid.
- And while he was at it, he installed the MT upgrade for me too - something I'd been farting around about for a couple of weeks now.
- The proletarians were said to have bodies that were not sublimated, which farted and belched and emitted all sorts of cacophonous noises.
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