puke

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WordReference Random House Learner's Dictionary of American English © 2015
puke /pyuk/USA pronunciation   v., puked, puk•ing, n. [Slang.]

v. 
  • Slang Termsto vomit: [no object]He went outside and puked.[+ object]puking dinner.

  • n. [uncountable]
  • Slang Termsvomit.

  • WordReference Random House Unabridged Dictionary of American English © 2015
    puke  (pyo̅o̅k), 
    v., puked, puk•ing. n. 

    v.i., v.t. Slang. 
  • Slang Termsto vomit.

  • n. 
  • Slang Termsvomit.
    • any food or drink that is repulsive.
    • anything that is contemptible or worthless.
    Etymology:
    • perh. imitative 1590–1600


    Collins Concise English Dictionary © HarperCollins Publishers::

    puke /pjuːk/ slang vb
    1. to vomit
    n
    1. the act of vomiting
    2. the matter vomited
    Etymology: 16th Century: probably of imitative origin; compare German spucken to spit



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