vomit up

Definitions

  • WordNet 3.6
    • v vomit up 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"
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Usage

In literature:

Vomit up this cupidity!
"On Prayer and The Contemplative Life" by St. Thomas Aquinas
The man gagged several times and finally made it up to a sitting position before the vomit came.
"The Circuit Riders" by R. C. FitzPatrick
Jonah vomited up by the 2.
"A Short Account of King's College Chapel" by Walter Poole Littlechild
Vomiting may be caused by giving warm water, with a teaspoonful of mustard to the tumblerful, well stirred up.
"One Thousand Secrets of Wise and Rich Men Revealed" by C. A. Bogardus
She had also vomited up pins, which were produced in court.
"State Trials, Political and Social" by Various
It was as though the earth were vomiting up the vilest of its creatures.
"Peter the Brazen" by George F. Worts
Only pride kept him from doubling up and vomiting in his terror.
"Shaman" by Robert Shea
He'd vomit it up, almost as soon as I'd get it down.
"The Boy With the U.S. Miners" by Francis Rolt-Wheeler
He lifted a blanket and gasped: then vomited up everything, it seemed, that he had eaten for days.
"Triplanetary" by Edward Elmer Smith
When I got up this morning I felt quite unwell and soon commenced vomiting.
"Journal of a Trip to California" by Charles W. Smith
Gregory's church-yard, vomited up, but she had burnt it before I came.
"Rambles in an Old City comprising antiquarian, historical, biographical and political associations" by S. S. Madders
She would either vomit up every thing I gave her, or it would pass away as into a reservoir, unchanged.
"Forty Years in the Wilderness of Pills and Powders" by William A. Alcott
There is no telling what it may not vomit up.
"Cape Cod" by Henry D. Thoreau
These are to scare away owls, which, it is said, sometimes vomit up blood, and sometimes milk.
"Omens and Superstitions of Southern India" by Edgar Thurston
Occasionally they may cough after a meal and vomit it up.
"Psychotherapy" by James J. Walsh
And Dthas Seeven gave it water twice, and each time it vomited, and thus it threw up all the turquoises.
"Aw-Aw-Tam Indian Nights" by J. William Lloyd
They sometimes set up great irritability of the stomach, with vomiting that it is difficult to control.
"A System of Practical Medicine by American Authors, Vol. I" by Various
He is a sick man vomiting up towns.
"Caricature and Other Comic Art" by James Parton
A man by the door vomited his liquor: whereat was more hilarity, and his neighbors, with many yaups, shoved further up the middle.
"Tales of Mean Streets" by Arthur Morrison
They neither stand up nor sit down, nor leave the room, nor sneeze, nor vomit, without the prescribed formula.
"The History of Antiquity, Volume IV (of 6)" by Max Duncker
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In poetry:

Upon her bolster they were placed, She could take few for a bad taste,
And these did vomit up in haste.
And sore was pain'd;
Her Aunt, not willing they should waste,
Took what remained.
"The Death Of Thomas Stoddart" by Susannah Hawkins

In news:

In some cases, the frogs and toads succeeded in swallowing the beetle larvae, only to vomit them up later.
Jose Rodriquez died just before noon, curled up on a mattress on a concrete floor, his head resting in his own vomit.
The Per Se Waiter on Diners Who Vomit Up Their $500 Meals.
View full size Heidi Swift/Special to The Oregonian Nathan Franklin, a 16-year-old member of El Grupo, rode up this hill so hard that he vomited, earning him enthusiastic congrats from his teammates.
In July, 2008, a 20-year-old man presented to our outpatient department complaining of fever, headache, vomiting, and altered behaviour 12 days earlier, he had developed the high grade intermittent fever, of up to 40.0°C.
Comedian Doug Stanhope left an audience horrified after vomiting onstage in the middle of his stand-up routine.
That is until November 1, when Tiffany woke up with a migraine headache and vomiting.
" … **picks it up** *vomits* … "DOWN.
He was choking, coughing up blood, vomiting and he had bitten through his tongue.
I clean the urine, shit, vomit and crusted blood that they can't wipe up themselves.
Bringing up Tips To Keep Vomiting Down.
Parents have been bringing up lots of questions about what to do when their child vomits.
"While Kate was the one who threw up, Jody and I had to clean up the vomit , so we had the more disgusting involvement with the vomit ," Reilly said.
Vomiting vandal throws up in Sacramento cab then steals it.
I can't sleep at night wake up wonting to vomit , get light headed,smells are very strong, extra mood swings.
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In science:

Consider the Vomit Comet. 16Of course, he could look around to see if there is a planet nearby, or if he had enough space he could set up an experiment like in the picture on page 327.
A Simple Introduction to Particle Physics Part II
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