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Definition of 'puke'

Noun

  1. a person who is deemed to be despicable or contemptible; "only a rotter would do that"; "kill the rat"; "throw the bum out"; "you cowardly little pukes!"; "the British call a contemptible person a `git'"
       Synonyms: rotter dirty dog rat skunk stinker stinkpot bum crumb lowlife scum bag so-and-so git
  2. the matter ejected in vomiting
       Synonyms: vomit vomitus barf

Verb

  1. 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"
       Synonyms: vomit vomit up purge cast sick cat be sick disgorge regorge retch barf spew spue chuck upchuck honk regurgitate throw up
       Antonyms: keep down


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