farmers

n pl
British
haemorrhoids. Rhyming slang from Farmer Giles: piles. The eponymous farmer is a common personification of bucolic heartiness. The longer version, Farmer Giles, was heard, particularly among schoolchildren, until at least the late 1970s.
► 'Send your farmers packing with "Prepa-ration Ouch".' (There's a Lot of it About, British TV com-edy series starring Spike Milligan, 1989)

Contemporary slang . 2014.

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