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puke

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verb \ˈpyük\

Simple Definition of puke

  • : to empty what is in your stomach through your mouth

Source: Merriam-Webster's Learner's Dictionary

Full Definition of puke

puked

puking

  1. :  vomit

puke

noun

Examples of puke in a sentence

  1. <the drunken reveler staggered out the door and promptly puked in the bushes>



Origin and Etymology of puke

origin unknown


First Known Use: circa 1600

Rhymes with puke



PUKE Defined for Kids

puke

play
verb \ˈpyük\

Definition of puke for Students

puked

puking

  1. :  2vomit





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