What does throw up mean?

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throw up

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Princeton's WordNet

  1. vomit, vomit up, purge, cast, sick, cat, be sick, disgorge, regorge, retch, puke, barf, spew, spue, chuck, upchuck, honk, regurgitate, throw up(verb)

    eject the contents of the stomach through the mouth

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


  1. throw up(Noun)


  2. throw up(Verb)

    To vomit.

  3. throw up(Verb)

    To produce something new or unexpected.

  4. throw up(Verb)

    To cause something such as dust or water to rise into the air.

  5. throw up(Verb)

    To erect, particularly hastily.

  6. throw up(Verb)

    To give up, abandon (something).

  7. throw up(Verb)

    To display a gang sign using the hands

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How to say throw up in sign language?

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  1. Chaldean Numerology

    The numerical value of throw up in Chaldean Numerology is: 2

  2. Pythagorean Numerology

    The numerical value of throw up in Pythagorean Numerology is: 4

Examples of throw up in a Sentence

  1. Melissa Nordquist Yeager:

    Three months ! that made me want to throw up a little bit.

  2. Caroline Apovian:

    If you keep it on and you eat too much, you're going to throw up.

  3. Doug Boudreaux:

    Imagine throwing up so much that Kathryn Thomas throw up fecal matter.

  4. Barbara Bush:

    I married the first man I ever kissed. When I tell my children that they just about throw up.

  5. Barbara Bush:

    I married the first man I ever kissed. When I tell my children that, they just about throw up.

Images & Illustrations of throw up

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Translations for throw up

From our Multilingual Translation Dictionary

  • dejar, parar, lanzar, abandonar, levantar, construir rápidamente y mal, echar barrioSpanish
  • оставить, бросить, отказатьсяRussian

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