Fart about

behave stupidly or waste time

Dictionary of Australian slang . 2013.

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  • fart about — ● fart * * * ˌfart a ˈbout ˌfart a ˈround [intransitive] [present tense I/you/we/they fart about he/she/it farts about …   Useful english dictionary

  • fart about — phrasal verb fart about or fart around [intransitive] Word forms fart about : present tense I/you/we/they fart about he/she/it farts about present participle farting about past tense farted about past participle farted about impolite to waste… …   English dictionary

  • fart about — Australian Slang behave stupidly or waste time …   English dialects glossary

  • fart about — vb to mess around, waste one s time or play the fool ► Come on you guys, stop farting around and get down to business …   Contemporary slang

  • fart about / around — Verb. To mess around, to waste time …   English slang and colloquialisms

  • Fart — is an English language vulgarism most commonly used in reference to flatulence. The word fart is generally considered unsuitable in a formal environment by modern English speakers, and it may be considered vulgar or offensive in some situations.… …   Wikipedia

  • fart — informal ► VERB 1) emit wind from the anus. 2) (fart about/around) waste time on silly or trivial things. ► NOUN 1) an emission of wind from the anus. 2) a boring or contemptible person. ORIGIN Old English …   English terms dictionary

  • fart around — intransitive verb : to mess around : waste time often considered vulgar * * * ˌfart a ˈbout ˌfart a ˈround [intransitive] [present tense I/you/we/they fart about he/she/it …   Useful english dictionary

  • fart around — phrasal verb fart about or fart around [intransitive] Word forms fart about : present tense I/you/we/they fart about he/she/it farts about present participle farting about past tense farted about past participle farted about impolite to waste… …   English dictionary

  • fart — I UK [fɑː(r)t] / US [fɑrt] verb [intransitive] Word forms fart : present tense I/you/we/they fart he/she/it farts present participle farting past tense farted past participle farted impolite to allow gases from your stomach to come out through… …   English dictionary


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