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    does anyone know what 'pass wind' means?

    Pass wind?
    I don't understand this sentence' Ask your friend 'did you pass wind'.
    Can anyone tell me what it means?
    thank you
    Last edited by samansa; 29-Apr-2009 at 13:12.


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    Re: do you know what pass wind is?

    Quote Originally Posted by samansa View Post
    Pass wind?
    I don't understand this sentence' Ask your friend 'did you pass wind'.
    Can anyone tell me what it means?
    thank you
    It means to let the genie out of the bottle; to release gases from your bowels.
    Is it not "break wind", BTW?


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    Re: do you know what pass wind is?

    "Pass wind" is an alternative collocation.

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