When a dining companion announced that she was going to the bathroom, one such student once turned to me and said:
Taking the piss
This would be described as "taking the piss" out of that person, or "a piss-take". Yeah, I suppose they picked that one up from us. Archived from the original on 15 April It's a very common expression within Britain, but probably rare elsewhere. If any adult said " I have to go 1" and there were no children around, I would think them very odd. Sign up using Email and Password. I went to the bathroom.