from The American Heritage® Dictionary of the English Language, 4th Edition
- intransitive v. To try to vomit.
- transitive v. To vomit.
from Wiktionary, Creative Commons Attribution/Share-Alike License
- v. To make an unsuccessful effort to vomit; to strain, as in vomiting.
from the GNU version of the Collaborative International Dictionary of English
- intransitive v. To make an effort to vomit; to strain, as in vomiting.
- v. To care for; to heed; to reck.
from The Century Dictionary and Cyclopedia
- To reach.
- To make efforts to vomit.
- Same as reck.
from WordNet 3.0 Copyright 2006 by Princeton University. All rights reserved.
- v. make an unsuccessful effort to vomit; strain to vomit
- n. an involuntary spasm of ineffectual vomiting
- v. eject the contents of the stomach through the mouth
She began to retch, retch again ... retch ... then let out a long stream of perfectly tuned dogfart.
His carry-on held 18 medications, his feeding device, a blue towel in case he needed to retch and a snack — a container of his supplemental formula.
Wins but No Rings Here are the teams that have had the best record over a 10-year st retch in their respective leagues without winning a championship.
As he drank from me, my skin crawled and I resisted the urge to retch, the sickness and corruption inside him feeling as if it were seeping under my skin.
You are such a racist pile of dogshit you make me want to retch
I retch over the sink, spit, and hand the brush over to Bob.
She tried to retch, but she felt the carrot lodge even more firmly in her throat.
I don't mind features about top of the line gear, but if I read another piece about an "inexpensive" pair of $1,500 binoculars or an "inexpensive" $1,000 scope, I may retch.
I wish he were here so I could retch all over his shoes.
My bottom jaw is tingling like I am going to retch.