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Meaning of DISGORGEMENT

Pronunciation:  d`isg'orjmunt

 
WordNet Dictionary
 
 Definition: 
[n]  the reflex act of ejecting the contents of the stomach through the mouth
 

DISGORGEMENT is a 12 letter word that starts with D.

 

 Synonyms: emesis, puking, regurgitation, vomit, vomiting
 
 See Also: ejection, expulsion, forcing out, haematemesis, hematemesis, hyperemesis, inborn reflex, innate reflex, instinctive reflex, physiological reaction, projection, reflex, rumination, unconditioned reflex

 

 

Webster's 1913 Dictionary
 
 Definition: 
\Dis*gorge"ment\, n. [Cf. F. d['e]gorgement.]
The act of disgorging; a vomiting; that which is disgorged.
--Bp. Hall.

 
Thesaurus Terms
 
 Related Terms: barf, blowout, discharge, egesta, egestion, ejaculation, emission, eructation, eruption, expulsion, extravasation, gagging, heaves, heaving, jet, nausea, outburst, outpour, puke, regurgitation, spew, spout, spurt, squirt, vomit, vomiting, vomition
 

 

 

 

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