relieve oneself

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relieve oneself ‎(third-person singular simple present relieves oneself, present participle relieving oneself, simple past and past participle relieved oneself)

  1. (euphemistic) To urinate or defecate.
    • 1989, Snyder v. Harmon, 562 A.2d 307 (Pa. 1989), Pennsylvania Supreme Court
      As they traveled along L.R. 33060, one of the passengers mentioned he had to relieve himself, so Barrett stopped the car along the berm of the road, which, unbeknown to the travelers, was directly adjacent to a strip mine.
  2. (euphemistic, sexuality) Synonym of orgasm

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