puke

  • 1 Puke — bezeichnet: Te Puke, Ort in der Region Bay of Plenty in Neuseeland Mont Puke, Berg im französischen Überseegebiet Wallis und Futuna Pukë, unbestimmte Form von Puka, Stadt im Kreis Puka in Albanien Puke, EP der Punkrock Band Guttermouth …

    Deutsch Wikipedia

  • 2 Puke — Puke, n. A medicine that causes vomiting; an emetic; a vomit. [1913 Webster] …

    The Collaborative International Dictionary of English

  • 3 Puke — Puke, a. [Etymol. uncertain.] Of a color supposed to be between black and russet. Shak. [1913 Webster] Note: This color has by some been regarded as the same with puce; but Nares questions the identity. [1913 Webster] …

    The Collaborative International Dictionary of English

  • 4 Puke — Puke, v. i. [imp. & p. p. {Puked}; p. pr. & vb. n. {Puking}.] [Cf. G. spucken to spit, and E. spew.] To eject the contests of the stomach; to vomit; to spew. [1913 Webster] The infant Mewling and puking in the nurse s arms. Shak. [1913 Webster] …

    The Collaborative International Dictionary of English

  • 5 Puke — Puke, v. t. To eject from the stomach; to vomit up. [1913 Webster] …

    The Collaborative International Dictionary of English

  • 6 Puke — (Puker), in Skandinavien schwarzer Zwerg; vgl. Puck …

    Pierer's Universal-Lexikon

  • 7 Pukë —   [ pukə], Hauptstadt des gleichnamigen Bezirks in Nordalbanien, 3 100 Einwohner; Holzverarbeitung …

    Universal-Lexikon

  • 8 puke — (v.) 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 …

    Etymology dictionary

  • 9 puke — [v] vomit barf*, be sick, bring up, chunder, cough up, do the technicolor yawn*, gag, get sick, heave, hurl*, regurgitate, retch, spew, spit up, throw up, toss one’s cookies*, upchuck*; concept 179 …

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  • 10 puke — ► VERB & NOUN informal ▪ vomit. DERIVATIVES pukey adjective. ORIGIN probably imitative …

    English terms dictionary

  • 11 puke — [pyo͞ok] n., vi., vt. puked, puking [akin ? to Ger spucken, to spit, ult. of echoic orig.] Informal VOMIT …

    English World dictionary

  • 12 Pukë — Infobox Settlement name = Pukë official name = other name = Puka native name = nickname = settlement type = total type = motto = imagesize = image caption = flag size = image seal size = image shield = shield size = image blank emblem = blank… …

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  • 13 puke — puke1 [ pjuk ] verb intransitive or transitive VERY INFORMAL if you puke, food comes up from your stomach and out through your mouth, usually because you are sick: THROW UP: puke up: The poor little thing puked up her lunch. it makes me (want to) …

    Usage of the words and phrases in modern English

  • 14 puke — UK [pjuːk] / US [pjuk] verb [intransitive/transitive] Word forms puke : present tense I/you/we/they puke he/she/it pukes present participle puking past tense puked past participle puked very informal if you puke, food comes up from your stomach… …

    English dictionary

  • 15 puke — [[t]pju͟ːk[/t]] pukes, puking, puked 1) VERB When someone pukes, they vomit. [INFORMAL] He s puked... They got drunk and puked out the window. PHRASAL VERB Puke up means the same as puke. V P He peered at me like I d just puked up on his jeans …

    English dictionary

  • 16 puke — 1. in. to vomit. □ I thought I would puke when I smelled it. □ Who puked in the john? 2. n. vomit. □ There’s puke on the bathroom wall. □ Tod put a big h …

    Dictionary of American slang and colloquial expressions

  • 17 Puke — A slang term describing the sale of a security or other asset regardless of how much loss will be incurred. Investors may puke if the value of an asset plummets, specifically if investors want to recoup a small amount of the original investment s …

    Investment dictionary

  • 18 puke — puke1 [pju:k] v also puke up [I and T] informal [Date: 1500 1600; Origin: Probably from the sound] 1.) to bring food back up from your stomach through your mouth = ↑vomit ▪ He puked all over the carpet. 2.) make you (want to) puke informal to… …

    Dictionary of contemporary English

  • 19 puke — 1. noun /pjuːk/ a) vomit. the puke saber [...] pulses light over rapidly changing wavelengths, apparently inducing disorientation, nausea and even vomiting b) A drug that induces vomiting. Phase 1 of the contract creating a working prototype has… …

    Wiktionary

  • 20 puke — 1 also puke up verb (I, T) informal 1 to bring food back up from your stomach through your mouth; vomit 2 it makes me puke! informal used to say that something makes you very angry or annoyed: It makes me puke when I hear rich people complaining… …

    Longman dictionary of contemporary English


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