What does fart mean?

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Princeton's WordNet

  1. fart, farting, flatus, wind, breaking wind(verb)

    a reflex that expels intestinal gas through the anus

  2. fart, break wind(verb)

    expel intestinal gases through the anus

Wiktionary

  1. fart(Noun)

    An emission of digestive gases from the anus; a flatus.

    Etymology: From ferten, farten, from (in feorting (verbal noun)), from fertanan (compare German farzen, furzen, Norwegian fjert), from pérde/o (compare Welsh rhech, Albanian pjerdh).

  2. fart(Noun)

    An irritating person; a fool.

    Etymology: From ferten, farten, from (in feorting (verbal noun)), from fertanan (compare German farzen, furzen, Norwegian fjert), from pérde/o (compare Welsh rhech, Albanian pjerdh).

  3. fart(Noun)

    (usually as "old fart") An elderly person; especially one perceived to hold old-fashioned views.

    Etymology: From ferten, farten, from (in feorting (verbal noun)), from fertanan (compare German farzen, furzen, Norwegian fjert), from pérde/o (compare Welsh rhech, Albanian pjerdh).

  4. fart(Verb)

    To emit digestive gases from the anus; to flatulate.

    Etymology: From ferten, farten, from (in feorting (verbal noun)), from fertanan (compare German farzen, furzen, Norwegian fjert), from pérde/o (compare Welsh rhech, Albanian pjerdh).

  5. fart(Verb)

    To waste time with idle and inconsequential tasks; to go about one's activities in a lackadaisical manner; to be lazy or over-relaxed in one's manner or bearing.

    Etymology: From ferten, farten, from (in feorting (verbal noun)), from fertanan (compare German farzen, furzen, Norwegian fjert), from pérde/o (compare Welsh rhech, Albanian pjerdh).

Freebase

  1. Fart

    Fart is most commonly used in reference to flatulence. The word "fart" is generally considered unsuitable in formal situations as it may be considered vulgar or offensive. Fart can be used as a noun or a verb. The immediate roots are in the Middle English words ferten, feortan or farten, kin of the Old High German word ferzan. Cognates are found in old Norse, Slavic and also Greek and Sanskrit. The word "fart" has been incorporated into the colloquial and technical speech of a number of occupations, including computing.

Chambers 20th Century Dictionary

  1. Fart

    fart, v.i. to break wind.—n. a noisy expulsion of wind. [A.S. feortan; Ger. farzen.]

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Anagrams for fart »

  1. raft

  2. traf, TRAF

  3. RTFA

  4. frat

  5. Traf

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Numerology

  1. Chaldean Numerology

    The numerical value of fart in Chaldean Numerology is: 6

  2. Pythagorean Numerology

    The numerical value of fart in Pythagorean Numerology is: 9

Examples of fart in a Sentence

  1. liam mahone:

    if you fart in a jar and give it to someone with a note saying,"open for a blast ftom the past." that would count as a present item with a past-tence gift in it--of which holds no value, unless you can make it into an alternative energy source... then everybody wins, apart from the one who opened it of course.

  2. Anuj Somany:

    Salute for someone has to be voluntarily straight from other person's heart; but if the people are lured with money or forced by diktat to do this for somebody, then it sounds like a stinking fart.

  3. Bob Cousy:

    I needled him, i told Russ,' I know I'm an old fart at 90, but at 84 you must be getting a second life. I noticed you married a 49-year-old woman.'.

  4. Lyndon B. Johnson:

    Jerry Ford is so dumb he can't fart and chew gum at the same time.

  5. Unknown:

    Please don't fart about the art.

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