puke Definition

  • 1to vomit; to eject the contents of the stomach through the mouth
  • 2to feel or express disgust or strong disapproval

Using puke: Examples

Take a moment to familiarize yourself with how "puke" can be used in various situations through the following examples!

  • Example

    I felt sick and had to puke.

  • Example

    The smell made me want to puke.

  • Example

    He puked all over the floor.

  • Example

    I can't stand the sight of him; he makes me want to puke.

puke Synonyms and Antonyms

Synonyms for puke

Phrases with puke

  • a container used to collect vomit


    She kept a puke bucket next to her bed in case she got sick.

  • puke and rally

    to vomit and then continue drinking or partying


    After he puked, he rallied and continued to party with his friends.

  • puke-inducing

    causing nausea or disgust


    The smell of the dumpster was so puke-inducing that I had to hold my breath.


Summary: puke in Brief

The verb 'puke' [pyook] means to vomit or eject the contents of the stomach through the mouth. It can also mean to feel or express disgust or strong disapproval. The term is often used informally, and has phrases like 'puke bucket,' 'puke and rally,' and 'puke-inducing.'

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