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disgorge

[dis-gawrj] /dɪsˈgɔrdʒ/
verb (used with object), disgorged, disgorging.
1.
to eject or throw out from the throat, mouth, or stomach; vomit forth.
2.
to surrender or yield (something, especially something illicitly obtained).
3.
to discharge forcefully or as a result of force.
verb (used without object), disgorged, disgorging.
4.
to eject, yield, or discharge something.
Origin
1470-1480
1470-80; < Middle French desgorger, equivalent to des- dis-1 + -gorger, derivative of gorge throat; see gorge
Related forms
disgorgement, noun
disgorger, noun
undisgorged, adjective
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British Dictionary definitions for disgorgement

disgorge

/dɪsˈɡɔːdʒ/
verb
1.
to throw out (swallowed food, etc) from the throat or stomach; vomit
2.
to discharge or empty of (contents)
3.
(transitive) to yield up unwillingly or under pressure
4.
(transitive) (angling) to remove (a hook) from the mouth or throat of (a fish)
Derived Forms
disgorgement, noun
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Word Origin and History for disgorgement

disgorge

v.

late 15c., from Old French desgorgier "to disgorge, pour out," from des- (see dis-) + gorge "throat" (see gorge). Related: Disgorged; disgorging; disgorgement.

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