upchuck

[uhp-chuhk]
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Origin of upchuck

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

Contemporary Examples of upchuck

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

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    What I Saw at the Revolution

    Porochista Khakpour

    February 11, 2009

Historical Examples of upchuck

  • One pound less and I'm afraid I'll upchuck that lovely lunch I just ate.

    The Galaxy Primes

    Edward Elmer Smith


Word Origin and History for upchuck
v.

"to vomit," by 1960, American English slang, from up + chuck (v.) "to throw."

Online Etymology Dictionary, © 2010 Douglas Harper