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upchuck

[ uhp-chuhk ]
/ ˈʌpˌtʃʌk /
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verb (used with or without object) Informal.

to vomit.

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Origin of upchuck

First recorded in 1920–25; up- + chuck1
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Example sentences from the Web for upchuck

  • Here all the base materialism purged by the Islamists could upchuck ebulliently like a Disneyland-lit confetti-bomb blitz.

    What I Saw at the Revolution|Porochista Khakpour|February 11, 2009|DAILY BEAST
  • One pound less and I'm afraid I'll upchuck that lovely lunch I just ate.

    The Galaxy Primes|Edward Elmer Smith
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