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puke

[pyook] /pyuk/
verb (used without object), verb (used with object), puked, puking. Slang.
1.
to vomit.
noun
2.
3.
  1. any food or drink that is repulsive.
  2. anything or anyone that is contemptible or worthless.
Origin
1590-1600
1590-1600; perhaps imitative
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British Dictionary definitions for pukes

puke

/pjuːk/
verb
1.
to vomit
noun
2.
the act of vomiting
3.
the matter vomited
Word Origin
C16: probably of imitative origin; compare German spucken to spit
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Word Origin and History for pukes
puke
1600, probably of imitative origin (cf. Ger. spucken "to spit," L. spuere); first recorded in the "Seven Ages of Man" speech in Shakespeare's "As You Like It." The noun meaning "material thrown up in vomiting" is from 1961.
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Slang definitions & phrases for pukes

puke

noun
  1. Vomit; spew
  2. Something so disgusting that it might be vomit and the cause of vomit: Who wrote this puke? (1961+)
verb

To vomit (1600+)


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