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disgorge

[ dis-gawrj ]
/ d瑟s藞g蓴rd蕭 /
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verb (used with object), dis路gorged, dis路gorg路ing.
to eject or throw out from the throat, mouth, or stomach; vomit forth.
to surrender or yield (something, especially something illicitly obtained).
to discharge forcefully or as a result of force.
verb (used without object), dis路gorged, dis路gorg路ing.
to eject, yield, or discharge something.
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Origin of disgorge

1470鈥80; <Middle French desgorger, equivalent to des-dis-1 + -gorger, derivative of gorge throat; see gorge1

OTHER WORDS FROM disgorge

dis路gorge路ment, noundis路gorg路er, nounun路dis路gorged, adjective
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British Dictionary definitions for disgorge

disgorge
/ (d瑟s藞伞蓴藧d蕭) /

verb
to throw out (swallowed food, etc) from the throat or stomach; vomit
to discharge or empty of (contents)
(tr) to yield up unwillingly or under pressure
(tr) angling to remove (a hook) from the mouth or throat of (a fish)

Derived forms of disgorge

disgorgement, noun
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