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Going to the toilet - synonyms or related words

bedwetting

noun

the problem of urinating during sleep

bowel movement

noun

the action of getting rid of solid waste from your body, or the solid waste itself

bursting

adjective

spoken feeling very strongly that you need to urinate

constipated

adjective

not able to move solid waste out of your body easily

constipation

noun

a condition in which you cannot move solid waste out of your body easily

crap

verb

impolite to go to the toilet to get rid of solid waste from your body

defecate

verb

formal to get rid of solid waste from your body through your anus

dry

adjective

a child that is dry does not need to wear a diaper because they can control when they urinate

egestion

noun

the process by which the body gets rid of solid waste through the anus

evacuate

verb

medical to get rid of solid waste from your bowels

evacuation

noun

medical the process of getting rid of solid waste from your bowels

excrete

verb

to get rid of liquid, solid, or gas waste from your body

excretion

noun

the process of getting rid of waste from your body. Excretion includes the process of getting rid of carbon dioxide from your lungs, sweat from your sweat glands, and urea from your body in urine.

go

verb

spoken to go to the toilet

irregular

adjective

American constipated (=unable to pass solid waste from your body regularly)

irregularity

noun

American constipation (=the condition of being unable to pass solid waste from your body regularly)

loose

adjective

if the solid waste from your body is loose, it has too much liquid in it

pass

verb

formal to make something leave your body as a waste product or in a waste product

pee

verb

informal to pass liquid waste from your body. A more formal word for this is urinate.

pee

noun

informal the action of passing liquid waste from your body

piddle

verb

informal to urinate

piss

verb

impolite to get rid of waste liquid from your body. A more polite word is pee or wee. The formal word is urinate.

poo

noun

Britishinformal an act of getting rid of solid waste from your body when you go to the bathroom

poop

noun

Americaninformal the act of passing waste from your body when you go to the bathroom. This word is used especially by and to children..

poop

verb

Americaninformal to pass solid waste from your body when you go to the bathroom. This word is used especially by and to children.

potty-train

verb

to teach a young child to use a potty

potty training

noun

the process of teaching a young child to use a potty

shit

noun

an occasion when you go to the toilet to get rid of solid waste

shit

verb

impolite to get rid of solid waste from your body

slash

noun

Britishvery informal an occasion when a man goes to the toilet and urinates (=gets rid of waste liquid from his body)

tinkle

noun

spoken an act of urinating. This word is used mainly by children or when speaking to children.

tinkle

verb

spoken to urinate. This word is used mainly by children or when speaking to children.

toileting

noun

the practice of using the toilet, used especially when talking about children and other people who need help doing this

urinary

adjective

relating to urine (=liquid waste) or to the tubes or organs through which it leaves a person’s or animal’s body

urinate

verb

to get rid of urine from your body

void

verb

medical to pass liquid or solid matter out of your body

wee

verb

spoken to urinate. This word is used mainly by children or when speaking to children.

wee-wee

verb

informal to urinate. This word is used mainly by children or when speaking to children.

wet

verb

to make something such as a bed or clothes wet with urine (=liquid waste from your body)

defecation

noun

laxative

adjective

poo

verb

potty training

noun

urination

noun

be caught short

British to feel an urgent need to go to the toilet

empty your bladder

to urinate

go potty

an expression meaning “to use the toilet. This expression is said mainly by and to young children

go to the bathroom

to use the toilet

go to the toilet

to get rid of waste from your body

need the toilet

to have to get rid of waste from your body

pass water

to make liquid waste leave your bladder

powder your nose

to use the toilet. This expression is used by or about women.

relieve yourself

to use the toilet

take a crap

impolite to go to the toilet to defecate

take a dump

to go to the toilet to get rid of solid waste

take a leak

to urinate (=pass liquid waste from your body)

take a piss

impolite to get rid of waste liquid from your body

the call of nature

a need to use the toilet

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misophonia

a hatred of certain sounds, such as sniffling, mouth noises, breathing or lip smacking

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