[ pyook ]
/ pyuk /
verb (used with or without object), puked, puk·ing. Slang.
- any food or drink that is repulsive.
- anything or anyone that is contemptible or worthless.
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Origin of puke
First recorded in 1590–1600; perhaps imitative
Words nearby puke
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Example sentences from the Web for puke
Raoul heard the Puke suck in a deep breath through his missing front teeth.Shaman|Robert Shea
British Dictionary definitions for puke
/ (pjuːk) slang /
the act of vomiting
the matter vomited
Word Origin for puke
C16: probably of imitative origin; compare German spucken to spit
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