HyperDic: vomiting

English > 1 sense of the word vomiting:
NOUNactvomiting, vomit, emesis, regurgitation, disgorgement, pukingthe reflex act of ejecting the contents of the stomach through the mouth
vomiting > pronunciation
Soundsvaa'mahtihng
Rhymesabducting ... zoning: 2044 rhymes with ihng...
English > vomiting: 1 sense > noun 1, act
MeaningThe reflex act of ejecting the contents of the stomach through the mouth.
Synonymsvomit, emesis, regurgitation, disgorgement, puking
Narrowerhematemesis, haematemesisvomiting blood
hyperemesissevere and excessive vomiting
ruminationregurgitation of small amounts of food
Broaderexpulsion, projection, ejection, forcing outThe act of expelling or projecting or ejecting
reflex, reflex response, reflex action, instinctive reflex, innate reflex, inborn reflex, unconditioned reflex, physiological reactionAn automatic instinctive unlearned reaction to a stimulus
Spanishemesis, regurgitación, vomitera, vómito
Catalanregurgitació, vòmit
Verbsvomiteject the contents of the stomach through the mouth

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