English noun: puke
|1.||puke (person) a person who is deemed to be despicable or contemptible|
|Samples||Only a rotter would do that.|
Kill the rat.
Throw the bum out.
You cowardly little pukes!.
The British call a contemptible person a `git'.
|Synonyms||bum, crumb, dirty dog, git, lowlife, rat, rotter, scum bag, skunk, so-and-so, stinker, stinkpot|
|Broader (hypernym)||disagreeable person, unpleasant person|
|2.||puke (substance) the matter ejected in vomiting|
|Synonyms||barf, vomit, vomitus|
|Broader (hypernym)||body waste, excrement, excreta, excretion, excretory product|
English verb: puke
|1.||puke (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, purge, regorge, regurgitate, retch, sick, spew, spue, throw up, upchuck, vomit, vomit up|
|Pattern of use||Somebody ----s|
|Broader (hypernym)||egest, eliminate, excrete, pass|