vomit comet n. any form of transportation on which riders are (jocularly) said to become nauseated or seasick, such as an airplane that simulates zero-gravity conditions or a bus that transports late-night revelers. (source: Double-Tongued Dictionary)

Tagged with →  

  1. Timothy Ray says:

    When I entered into the construction industry in 1974 a vomet comet was widely used to refer to the lunch wagon truck appearing before work, break and at lunch.

  2. I did find one other use of the term used in that way, but the incidence didn’t seem common enough to warrant inclusion.

This site uses Akismet to reduce spam. Learn how your comment data is processed.