English verb: be sick
|1.||be sick (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, cast, cat, chuck, disgorge, honk, puke, purge, regorge, regurgitate, retch, sick, spew, spue, throw up, upchuck, vomit, vomit up|
|Pattern of use||Somebody ----s|
|Broader (hypernym)||egest, eliminate, excrete, pass|