English verb: spew
|1.||spew (body) expel or eject (saliva or phlegm or sputum) from the mouth|
|Samples||The father of the victim spat at the alleged murderer.|
|Examples||The women spew water into the bowl|
|Synonyms||ptyalise, ptyalize, spit, spue|
|Pattern of use||Somebody ----s.|
Somebody ----s something
|Broader (hypernym)||cough out, cough up, expectorate, spit out, spit up|
|2.||spew (body) eject or send out in large quantities, also metaphorical|
|Samples||The volcano spews out molten rocks every day.|
The editors of the paper spew out hostile articles about the Presidential candidate.
|Synonyms||eruct, spew out|
|Pattern of use||Somebody ----s something.|
Something ----s something
|Broader (hypernym)||discharge, eject, exhaust, expel, release|
|3.||spew (body) eject the contents of the stomach through the mouth|
|Samples||After drinking too much, the students vomited.|
He purged continuously.
The patient regurgitated the food we gave him last night.
|Synonyms||barf, be sick, cast, cat, chuck, disgorge, honk, puke, purge, regorge, regurgitate, retch, sick, spue, throw up, upchuck, vomit, vomit up|
|Pattern of use||Somebody ----s|
|Broader (hypernym)||egest, eliminate, excrete, pass|