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English verb: eruct

1. eruct (body) eject or send out in large quantities, also metaphorical

SamplesThe volcano spews out molten rocks every day.
The editors of the paper spew out hostile articles about the Presidential candidate.

Synonymsspew, spew out

Pattern of useSomebody ----s something.
Something ----s something

Broader (hypernym)discharge, eject, exhaust, expel, release

2. eruct (body) expel gas from the stomach

SamplesIn China it is polite to burp at the table.

Synonymsbelch, bubble, burp

Pattern of useSomebody ----s

Broader (hypernym)breathe, emit, pass off

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