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throw up

verb

Synonyms and Antonyms of throw up

  1. 1 to discharge the contents of the stomach through the mouth <she must have eaten something that didn't agree with her because she threw up right after dinner> Synonyms barf, gag, heave, hurl, puke, retch, spew, spit up, vomit, upchuckRelated Words disgorge, regurgitate; eject, expel; nauseate

  2. 2 to make or assemble roughly or hastily <when the townspeople realized that the President's motorcade would be coming through on its way to the conference, they threw up a hasty “Welcome” sign> Synonyms jury-rig, patch (together), cobbleRelated Words dash (off); jerry-buildNear Antonyms craft, handcraft; fashion, forge, hammer out, pound (out)




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