Synonyms and Antonyms of spew

  1. 1 to flow out in great quantities or with force water spewing violently from the broken pipe Synonyms jet, pour, rush, gush, spout, spurt, squirt, swooshRelated Words cascade, issue, roll, run, stream; plash, slosh, splash, wash; surge, swell; flush, sluice; deluge, drown, engulf, flood, inundate, overflow, overwhelm, submerge, submerse, swamp; fountainNear Antonyms spatter, sprinkle; bleed, exude, leak, ooze, percolate, seep, strain, weepAntonyms dribble, drip, drop, trickle

  2. 2 to violently throw out or off (something from within) a volcano spewing out lava Synonyms belch, disgorge, eject, eruct, expel, jet, erupt, spout, spurtRelated Words gush, pour, squirt, stream, surge; emanate, exhale, issue, release, shoot, spit, spring, vent; discharge, emit, fire; cast, fling, heave, hurl, launch, pitch, tossNear Antonyms bottle (up), contain, restrain, shut (in or up)

  3. 3 to discharge the contents of the stomach through the mouth “I'm going to spew right here in the car if you don't pull over!” she wailed to her friend Synonyms barf, gag, heave, hurl, puke, retch, vomit, spit up, throw up, upchuckRelated Words disgorge, regurgitate; eject, expel; nauseate

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contemplative of or relative to the past

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