regorge

verb

re·​gorge
(ˈ)rē+

transitive verb

1
: to vomit up or out : throw back : disgorge
2
[re- + gorge] : to swallow again : swallow or suck back
tides at highest mark regorge the flood John Dryden

intransitive verb

: to gush again : be thrown back

Word History

Etymology

French regorger, from Middle French, from re- + gorger to gorge

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“Regorge.” Merriam-Webster.com Dictionary, Merriam-Webster, https://www.merriam-webster.com/dictionary/regorge. Accessed 5 Dec. 2022.

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