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eruct

Verb

1 eject or send out in large quantities, also metaphorical; "the volcano spews out molten rocks every day"; "The editors of the paper spew out hostile articles about the Presidential candidate" [syn: spew, spew out]
2 expel gas from the stomach; "In China it is polite to burp at the table" [syn: burp, bubble, belch]

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English

Verb

  1. To burp or belch.

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Synonyms, Antonyms and Related Words

belch, blow open, blow out, break out, burp, burst forth, burst out, cast forth, debouch, decant, discharge, disembogue, disgorge, ejaculate, eject, eructate, erupt, exhaust, expel, extravasate, hiccup, hurl forth, irrupt, jet, outpour, pour, pour forth, pour out, send forth, send out, spew, spout, spurt, squirt, throw out, vomit
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