JapaneseEdit

Kanji in this term

Hyōgaiji
kun’yomi
Alternative spelling 屁を放る

EtymologyEdit

Phrase composed of (he, fart) + (o, object particle) + 放る (hiru, to excrete, to discharge, to expel out of the body).[1] Literally, “to let off a fart”.

PronunciationEdit

  • IPA(key): [he̞ o̞ çiɾɯ̟ᵝ]

PhraseEdit

()をひる (he o hiru)

  1. (dated, mildly vulgar) to fart, to break wind
    Synonyms: 屁をこく (he o koku) (literally “to squeeze off a fart”), おならする (onara suru) (slightly more polite, compare “to break wind), 放屁する (hōhi suru) (slightly more polite, compare “to break wind)

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ReferencesEdit

  1. ^ 1988, 国語大辞典(新装版) (Kokugo Dai Jiten, Revised Edition) (in Japanese), Tōkyō: Shogakukan