(noun, verb)


1. the matter ejected in vomiting

Similar word(s): barf, puke, vomitus

Definition categories: substance, excrement, excreta, excretion

2. a medicine that induces nausea and vomiting

Similar word(s): emetic, nauseant, vomitive

Definition categories: man–made, curative, cure, remedy, therapeutic

3. the reflex act of ejecting the contents of the stomach through the mouth

Similar word(s): disgorgement, emesis, puking, regurgitation, vomiting

Definition categories: act, ejection, expulsion, projection, reflex


1. eject the contents of the stomach through the mouth

- After drinking too much, the students vomited

Similar word(s): barf, cast, cat, chuck, disgorge, honk, puke, purge, regorge, regurgitate, retch, sick, spew, spue, upchuck

Definition categories: body, egest, eliminate, excrete, pass