upchuck

verb
up·​chuck | \ ˈəp-ˌchək How to pronounce upchuck (audio) \
upchucked; upchucking; upchucks

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Examples of upchuck in a Sentence

The dog upchucked the food. I felt like I was about to upchuck.
Recent Examples on the Web But there are also far more lurid definitions in common parlance: Ralphing means upchucking from drink, boufing is ingesting alcohol anally (not kidding here, look it up), and the triangle is a three-way consisting of two men and one woman. Lynn Yaeger, Vogue, "The Week in Washington: Ralphing, Boufing, and the Devil’s Triangle," 30 Sep. 2018 But there are also far more lurid definitions in common parlance: Ralphing means upchucking from drink, boufing is ingesting alcohol anally (not kidding here, look it up), and the triangle is a three-way consisting of two men and one woman. Lynn Yaeger, Vogue, "The Week in Washington: Ralphing, Boufing, and the Devil’s Triangle," 30 Sep. 2018 The kids can’t seem to help upchucking on you and whining. Amy Tara Koch, The Seattle Times, "How to tackle long-haul flights with children," 25 Aug. 2017

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First Known Use of upchuck

1929, in the meaning defined above

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“Upchuck.” The Merriam-Webster.com Dictionary, Merriam-Webster Inc., https://www.merriam-webster.com/dictionary/upchuck. Accessed 18 January 2020.

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