Definition of Eruct

1. Verb. Eject or send out in large quantities, also metaphorical. "The editors of the paper spew out hostile articles about the Presidential candidate"

Exact synonyms: Spew, Spew Out
Generic synonyms: Discharge, Eject, Exhaust, Expel, Release
Derivative terms: Eructation



2. Verb. Expel gas from the stomach. "In China it is polite to burp at the table"
Exact synonyms: Belch, Bubble, Burp
Generic synonyms: Breathe, Emit, Pass Off
Derivative terms: Belch, Bubble, Burp, Eructation

Definition of Eruct

1. v. t. To eject, as wind, from the stomach; to belch.

Definition of Eruct

1. Verb. To burp or belch. ¹

¹ Source: wiktionary.com

Definition of Eruct

1. to belch [v -ED, -ING, -S] - See also: belch

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Lexicographical Neighbors of Eruct

erstwhile(a)
ertacalciol
erthine
ertixiite
ertumaxomab
erubescence
erubescency
erubescent
erubescite
eruca
erucic
erucic acid
erucic acids
eruciform
erucifrom
eruct (current term)
eructate
eructated
eructates
eructating
eructation
eructations
eructed
eructing
eructs
erudit
erudite
eruditely
eruditeness
erudites

Literary usage of Eruct

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1. Botany by Geological Survey of California, William Henry Brewer, Sereno Watson, Asa Gray (1876)
"... stigmas about 12, eruct.—Am. Jour. Sei. 2 ser. xi v. 338; Cact. of Pacif. K. Hep. iv. 35, t. 5, tig. 4 - 10. apparently abundant, Parry, ..."

2. The Library of Wit and Humor, Prose and Poetry: Selected from the Literature by Ainsworth Rand Spofford, Rufus Edmonds Shapley (1884)
""To eruct," said Don Quixote, "means to belch—a filthy, though very significant word; and therefore the polite, instead of saying ' belch,' make use of the ..."

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