belch out

see belch 2)

English dictionary. 2008.

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  • belch out — phr verb Belch out is used with these nouns as the object: ↑smoke …   Collocations dictionary

  • belch out — vomit, throw up …   English contemporary dictionary

  • belch — [beltʃ] v [: Old English; Origin: bealcian] 1.) to let air from your stomach come out loudly through your mouth = ↑burp 2.) [i]also belch out [I and T] to send out a large amount of smoke, flames etc, or to come out of something in large amounts… …   Dictionary of contemporary English

  • belch — [[t]be̱ltʃ[/t]] belches, belching, belched 1) VERB If someone belches, they make a sudden noise in their throat because air has risen up from their stomach. Garland covered his mouth with his hand and belched discreetly. Syn: burp N COUNT Belch… …   English dictionary

  • belch — belch1 [ beltʃ ] verb 1. ) intransitive to let air from your stomach come out through your mouth in a noisy way: BURP 2. ) transitive MAINLY LITERARY to produce a lot of smoke, steam, fire, etc.: The truck was belching black smoke. a )… …   Usage of the words and phrases in modern English

  • belch — vb Belch, burp, vomit, disgorge, regurgitate, spew, throw up are comparable when they mean to eject matter (as food or gas) from the stomach by way of the mouth or, in extended use, from a containing cavity by way of an opening. Belch denotes the …   New Dictionary of Synonyms

  • belch´er — belch «behlch», verb, noun. –v.i. 1. to throw out gas from the stomach through the mouth; eructate. 2. to throw out or shoot forth contents violently: »cannon belching at the enemy. –v.t. to throw out with force: »The volcano belched fire and… …   Useful english dictionary

  • belch — [belch] vi., vt. [ME belchen < OE bealcian, to bring up, emit, splutter out] 1. to expel (gas) through the mouth from the stomach; eruct 2. to utter (curses, orders, etc.) violently 3. to throw forth (its contents) violently, often in spasms… …   English World dictionary

  • belch — I UK [beltʃ] / US verb Word forms belch : present tense I/you/we/they belch he/she/it belches present participle belching past tense belched past participle belched 1) [intransitive] to let air from your stomach come out through your mouth in a… …   English dictionary

  • belch — 1. verb 1) onions make me belch Syn: burp 2) the furnace belched flames Syn: emit, give off, give out, pour out, discharge, disgorge, spew out, spit out, vomit, gush, cough up …   Thesaurus of popular words

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