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Meaning of DISGORGE

Pronunciation:  dis'gorj

WordNet Dictionary
  1. [v]  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"
  2. [v]  cause or allow (a solid substance) to flow or run out or over; "spill the beans all over the table"

DISGORGE is a 8 letter word that starts with D.


 Synonyms: barf, be sick, cast, cat, chuck, honk, puke, purge, regorge, regurgitate, retch, shed, sick, spew, spill, spue, throw up, upchuck, vomit, vomit up
 Antonyms: keep down
 See Also: displace, egest, eliminate, excrete, move, pass, seed



Webster's 1913 Dictionary
  1. \Dis*gorge"\, v. t. [imp. & p. p. {Disgorged}; p. pr. &
    vb. n. {Disgorging}.] [F. d['e]gorger, earlier desgorger;
    pref. d['e]-, des- (L. dis-) + gorge. See {Gorge}.]
    1. To eject or discharge by the throat and mouth; to vomit;
       to pour forth or throw out with violence, as if from the
       mouth; to discharge violently or in great quantities from
       a confined place.
             This mountain when it rageth, . . . casteth forth
             huge stones, disgorgeth brimstone.    --Hakluyt.
             They loudly laughed To see his heaving breast
             disgorge the briny draught.           --Dryden.
    2. To give up unwillingly as what one has wrongfully seized
       and appropriated; to make restitution of; to surrender;
       as, he was compelled to disgorge his ill-gotten gains.
  2. \Dis*gorge"\, v. i.
    To vomit forth what anything contains; to discharge; to make
          See where it flows, disgorging at seven mouths Into the
          sea.                                     --Milton.
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