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vomitous

[ vom-i-tuhs ]
/ ˈvɒm ɪ təs /
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adjective

of, relating to, or causing vomiting.
Informal. repugnant; disgusting; nauseating: vomitous business methods.

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Origin of vomitous

First recorded in 1950–55; vomit + -ous
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British Dictionary definitions for vomitous

vomitous
/ (ˈvɒmɪtəs) /

adjective

arousing feelings of disgusta vomitous ending
relating or connected to feeling or being sicka vomitous night on the town
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