puke

verb \ ˈpyük \
Updated on: 1 May 2018

Definition of puke

puked; puking
: vomit

puke

noun

Examples of puke in a Sentence

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

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Origin and Etymology of puke

origin unknown

puke Synonyms

Related Words

disgorge, regurgitate;

eject, expel;

nauseate;

Phrases

lose one's lunch [slang], toss one's cookies;



PUKE Defined for English Language Learners

puke

Definition of puke for English Language Learners

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


PUKE Defined for Kids

puke

verb \ ˈpyük \

Definition of puke for Students

puked; puking
: 2vomit


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