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Definition of 'regurgitate'

Verb

  1. pour or rush back; "The blood regurgitates into the heart ventricle"
  2. feed through the beak by regurgitating previously swallowed food; "many birds feed their young by regurgitating what they have swallowed and carried to the nest"
  3. repeat after memorization; "For the exam, you must be able to regurgitate the information"
       Synonyms: reproduce
  4. 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 puke barf spew spue chuck upchuck honk throw up
       Antonyms: keep down


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