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Definition 1: eject the contents of the stomach through the mouth - [verb of body]

Samples where spew or its synonyms are used according to this definition

  • After drinking too much, the students vomited
  • He purged continuously
  • The patient regurgitated the food we gave him last night

Synonyms for spew in the sense of this definition

(spew is a kind of ...) eliminate from the body

"Pass a kidney stone"

Definition 2: expel or eject (saliva or phlegm or sputum) from the mouth - [verb of body]

Samples where spew or its synonyms are used according to this definition

  • The father of the victim spat at the alleged murderer

Synonyms for spew in the sense of this definition

(spew is a kind of ...) discharge (phlegm or sputum) from the lungs and out of the mouth

Definition 3: eject or send out in large quantities, also metaphorical - [verb of body]

Samples where spew or its synonyms are used according to this definition

  • the volcano spews out molten rocks every day
  • The editors of the paper spew out hostile articles about the Presidential candidate

Synonyms for spew in the sense of this definition

(spew is a kind of ...) eliminate (a substance)

"combustion products are exhausted in the engine" "the plant releases a gas"

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