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vomitverb [I or T]

uk   /ˈvɒm.ɪt/  us   /ˈvɑː.mɪt/
C2 to empty the contents of the stomach through the mouth: He came home drunk and vomited all over the kitchen floor. She was vomiting (up) blood.

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vomit
noun [U] uk   us  
There was a pile of vomit on the floor.
vomiting
noun [U] /ˈvɒm.ɪ.tɪŋ/  us /ˈvɑː.mɪ.t̬ɪŋ/
There are a range of symptoms, including headache and vomiting.
(Definition of vomit from the Cambridge Advanced Learner’s Dictionary & Thesaurus © Cambridge University Press)

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vomitverb [I/T]

 us   /ˈvɑm·ɪt/
to empty the contents of the stomach through the mouth, usually in explosive bursts
vomiting
noun [U]  us   /ˈvɑm·ɪ·t̬ɪŋ/
It causes a range of ailments, including headache and vomiting.

vomitnoun [U]

 us   /ˈvɑm·ət/
food or other matter that has come up from the stomach through the mouth
(Definition of vomit from the Cambridge Academic Content Dictionary © Cambridge University Press)
Translations of “vomit”
in Korean 토하다…
in Arabic يَتَقَيّأ…
in Malaysian memuntahkan…
in French vomir…
in Russian тошнить, рвать…
in Chinese (Traditional) 嘔吐…
in Italian vomitare…
in Turkish kusmak, istifra etmek, çıkarmak…
in Polish wymiotować…
in Spanish vomitar, vómito…
in Vietnamese nôn, mửa…
in Portuguese vomitar…
in Thai อาเจียน…
in German (sich) erbrechen…
in Catalan vomitar…
in Japanese (食べ物など)を吐く…
in Chinese (Simplified) 呕吐…
in Indonesian muntah…
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