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Distribution of usage frequency for the most common synonyms of the noun puke:

skunkso-and-sovomitgitcrumbbumrat
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Definition of the noun puke

What does puke mean as a name of something?

noun - plural: pukes

  1. a person who is deemed to be despicable or contemptible
  2. the matter ejected in vomiting

Alternative definition of the noun puke

noun

  1. [uncountable] vomit.
  2. [countable] A drug that induces vomiting.
  3. [countable] A worthless, despicable person.

Definition of the adjective puke

What does puke mean as an attribute of a noun?

adjective

  1. A fine grade of woolen cloth
  2. A very dark, dull, brownish-red color.

Definition of the verb puke

What does puke mean as a doing word?

verb - inflections: puked | puking | pukes

  1. eject the contents of the stomach through the mouth

Alternative definition of the verb puke

verb

  1. [transitive, and, intransitive] To vomit; to throw up; to eject from the stomach.

Place

Puke a.k.a. Pukë is a municipality in northern Albania. The town has a population of 6,495. The local football club is called KS Tërbuni Pukë.

Animal

Puke was a dog owned by Gerald Durrell.

Character

Puke is a fictional character from the 1983 anime TV series Psycho Armor Govarian.

Music

  1. "Puke" is the debut EP by the Huntington Beach, California punk rock band Guttermouth, released in 1991 by Dr. Strange Records.
    • genre: Punk rock
    • released in (25 years ago)
  2. "Puke" a.k.a. "Puķe" is a composition.

Printed dictionaries and other books with definitions for Puke

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Google previewThe Complete Works of William Shakespeare (1883)

by William Shakespeare

Puke is a colour between russet and black. — Caddis was probably a kind of ferret or worsted lace. A slight kind of serge still bears the name of cadis in France. 14 Bastard wines arc said to be Spanish wines in general, by Olaus Magnus.

Google previewOral Traditions of Anuta : A Polynesian Outlier in the Solomon Islands (1998)

A Polynesian Outlier in the Solomon Islands by Richard Feinberg Professor of Anthropology Kent State University

Puke is a very soft, light wood. One variety of puko (puko pakalangia, Hernandia peltata) is commonly used for building outrigger floats, but it is not strong enough to make a proper hull. The other, even softer and less durable variety is known ...

Google previewForever and Ever (2007)

by Dan A. Baker

Puke is a lot more colorful ...

Google previewMedical Meanings (2003)

A Glossary of Word Origins by William S. Haubrich

puke is a venerable English word for the act of vomiting. In As You Like It, Shakespeare ...

Google previewThe Concise New Partridge Dictionary of Slang and Unconventional English (2014)

by Tom Dalzell, Terry Victor

see: PLEASE puke noun 1 vomit US, 1961. 2 a despised person. In the mid-C19, the term was applied with some degree of scorn to residents of the state of Missouri; it later gained a broader sense. In Rogue Warrior, Richard Marcinko gives a ...

Google previewEncyclopaedia Metropolitana, Or, Universal Dictionary of Knowledge (1845)

Comprising the Twofold Advantage of a Philosophical and an Alphabetical Arrangement, with Appropriate Engravings by Edward Smedley, Hugh James Rose, Henry John Rose

PUKE.l Pliny, book xiv. eh. x iii. speakingof grapes, Puce. J" says that the uva picina is the blackest of all ; q.d. black as pilch, (picinus, frompix, picis.) And see Commentators on Shakspeare, Henry IV. FirsiPart. There stoode in armour 6ne, the ...

Google previewEncyclopaedia Perthensis, Or, Universal Dictionary of the Arts, Sciences, Literature, Etc. : Intended to Supersede the Use of Other Books of Reference (1816)

*PUKE. n.s. [of uncertain derivation.] 1. Vomit. 2. Medicine caufing vomit. (2.) * Puke, adj. An old word for yellow. * To Puke. v. n. To spew ; to vomit.— Mewling and puking in the nurse's ...

Google previewEncyclopaedia Metropolitana: Miscellaneous and lexicographical (1845)

by Edward Smedley, Hugh James Rose, Henry John Rose

PUKE, Pliny, book xiv. ch. xiii. speaking of grapes, Puce. says that the uva picina is the blackest of all ; q. d. black as pitch, ( picinus, from pir, picis.) And see Commentators on Shakspeare, Henry IV. First Part.

Google previewEncyclopædia Metropolitana; Or, Universal Dictionary of Knowledge ... (1845)

Comprising the Twofold Advantage of a Philosophical and an Alphabetical Arrangement, with Appropriate Engravings by Edward Smedley, Hugh James Rose, Henry John Rose

PUKE, 1 Pliny, book xiv. ch. xiii. speakingof "- rapes, Puce. Jsays that the uva picina is the blackest of all ; q.d. black ah pilch, ( picinus, frompix, picis.) And see Commentators on Shakspeare, HenrylV. FirslPart.

Google previewA Dictionary of the English Language (1846)

Containing the Pronunciation, Etymology, and Explanation of All Words Authorized by Eminent Writers ... by Alexander Reid

Puke, Puke, a, of a dark purple colour.

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Usage statistics about puke

The following statistics are based on the British National Corpus, so they are representative for the British English from the later part of the 20th century, both spoken and written.

Distribution of usage frequency for the most common synonyms of the noun puke:

skunkso-and-sovomitgitcrumbbumrat

Distribution of usage frequency for the most common synonyms of the verb puke:

disgorgeregurgitateretchspewpurgevomitchuckcast

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Small photo of AUCKLAND - AUG 05 2017:Steam launch Puke SS sail in Auckland Harbor Viaduct Basin. Its an historical boat part of Auckland Maritime Museums heritage fleet, steaming in Auckland Harbor on the weekendsSmall photo of Vomit or puke left over in the car at driver car seat and wheel. Dirty car interior by human waste. Drink don't drive campaign. Results from getting drunk. Transportation, health and drinks concept.Small photo of Senior man suffering from sick stomach or stomachache and vomiting outdoor in garden park . old elderly male drunk hangover and pukeSmall photo of Young frowning girl touching pregnant belly, having problems with stomach suffering with nausea about to vomit, throw up, puke, spew, heave, disgorge isolated on light blue. Mixed race hispanic irishSmall photo of Guy drink lots of alcohol, feeling hangover and stomach disorder. Portrait of sick funny guy in casual clothes, covering mouth with palms, feeling dizzy and wanting vomit or puke over gray wallSmall photo of Handsome young asian man feeling sick and vomiting , he want to puke , isolated on white backgroundSmall photo of Puke ko More...

Quotes about Puke

What is comedy? Comedy is the art of making people laugh without making them puke. (Steve Martin)
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Scrabble value of P3U1K5E1

The value of this 4-letter word is 10 points. It is included in the first and second editions of the Official Scrabble Players Dictionary.

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