whoopee cushion

or whoopie cushion

  1. a type of cushion or pillow used as a practical joke that, when sat upon, produces a loud noise resembling flatulence.

Origin of whoopee cushion

First recorded in 1955–60

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British Dictionary definitions for whoopee cushion

whoopee cushion

  1. a joke cushion that emits a sound like the breaking of wind when someone sits on it

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