I remember my English grandfather saying he was "going to see a man about a horse". I got quite excited because I was a horse-mad young teen girl at the time and thought he was actually going to buy one! I can't believe you wrote this. I can't believe I read it. And Basil Brush would not appreciate your final comparison, I'm sure.
17 essential slang phrases you need to understand people in England
17 slang phrases you need to understand people in England
This list of toilet slang represents a form of toilet humour , often as a result of attempts to replace taboo words related to certain bodily functions and parts by euphemisms and witticisms. Another section of toilet humour involves combination bodily functions, which are generally the unexpected result of some forcing mechanism. While these events certainly don't have the lexicographical diversity of their single-function counterparts, they are generally considered humorous in discussion and especially in occurrence. Many of these have their own sets of slang and humorous terms and euphemisms or dysphemisms which should be developed as part of this article. Definition from Wiktionary, the free dictionary. This section or appendix lacks references or sources. Please help verify this information by adding appropriate citations.
Browsing page 1 of words meaning to urinate, pee, piss (27 words total)
At sixes and sevens: phrases with numbers. Synonyms pee informal. Examples of urinate.
Going out on the town with your mates to get drunk. Usually ends up in vomiting, questionable decisions, a hefty hangover and a serious case of beer fear. Usually an aim of the night whilst on the piss, being on the pull means to be on the lookout for a member of the opposite sex to have a drunken, bad shag with.