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1The accumulation of gas in the alimentary canal.‘foods that may cause flatulence’
intestinal gas, wind, gaspomposity, pompousness, pretension, pretentiousness, posing, posturing, grandiosity, grandness, grandiloquence, bombast, turgidity, hot airView synonyms
- ‘Activated charcoal capsules are also marketed to alleviate flatulence.’
- ‘Side effects may include constipation, heartburn and flatulence.’
- ‘Throughout history, some of the most profound artists have found humor in the subject of flatulence.’
- ‘As usual a great time was had by all except for an outbreak of gratuitous flatulence.’
- ‘I read that you can make a tea with a common cooking ingredient for flatulence.’
- ‘The most commonly reported symptoms were distension and flatulence.’
- ‘Were the farmers consulted over the flatulence tax?’
- ‘We could not find a reference to confirm that this supplement might reduce flatulence.’
- ‘I have a major problem of flatulence that is rather embarrassing.’
- ‘And wives don't find flatulence as entertaining or savory as their husbands believe.’
- ‘He has authored or co-authored more than 100 scientific articles on flatulence.’
- ‘Surgery can disrupt your digestive system, resulting in flatulence.’
- ‘The utter bliss of this situation is spoilt by my worries over morning flatulence.’
- ‘A pinch of aniseed and one of cumin in a cup of boiling milk will relieve flatulence.’
- ‘Diet can be an important factor in helping to reduce flatulence.’
- ‘Dill also has medicinal values and was used for ailments such as flatulence and colic.’
- ‘Fennel tea is another time-honored way to fight flatulence.’
- ‘Burt's flatulence is legendary in snowboard circles.’
- ‘Larger amounts can cause gastrointestinal discomfort, like bloating or flatulence.’
- ‘Flatulence in an elevator is not so funny when you are actually riding the elevator.’
- 1.1 Inflated or pretentious speech or writing; pomposity.‘the flatulence characterizing his writings’
- ‘But for the most part, the beauty is lost in the sonic flatulence of self-important experimentation.’
- ‘The sheer flatulence of ego on display beggars description.’
- ‘Today we have seen him fluff and flounce; he has been full of verbal flatulence all day.’
- ‘We now know that this was financial flatulence based on wishful thinking rather than any hard analysis.’
- ‘What a pleasure it was to see an intelligent, meaningful editorial instead of the usual monthly brain flatulence.’
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