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dis·gorge

 (dĭs-gôrj′)
v. dis·gorged, dis·gorg·ing, dis·gorg·es
v.tr.
1. To bring up and expel from the throat or stomach; vomit.
2. To discharge violently; spew.
3. To surrender (stolen goods or money, for example) unwillingly.
v.intr.
To discharge or pour forth contents.

[Middle English disgorgen, from Old French desgorger : des-, dis- + gorger, to pack (from gorge, throat; see gorge).]

dis·gorge′ment n.

disgorge

(dɪsˈɡɔːdʒ)
vb
1. (Physiology) to throw out (swallowed food, etc) from the throat or stomach; vomit
2. to discharge or empty of (contents)
3. (tr) to yield up unwillingly or under pressure
4. (Angling) (tr) angling to remove (a hook) from the mouth or throat of (a fish)
disˈgorgement n

dis•gorge

(dɪsˈgɔrdʒ)

v. -gorged, -gorg•ing. v.t.
1. to eject or throw out from the throat, mouth, or stomach; vomit forth.
2. to surrender or yield (something, esp. something illicitly obtained).
3. to discharge forcefully or as a result of force.
v.i.
4. to eject, yield, or discharge something.
[1470–80; < Middle French desgorger=des- dis-1 + -gorger, derivative of gorge throat; see gorge]

disgorge


Past participle: disgorged
Gerund: disgorging

Imperative
disgorge
disgorge
Present
I disgorge
you disgorge
he/she/it disgorges
we disgorge
you disgorge
they disgorge
Preterite
I disgorged
you disgorged
he/she/it disgorged
we disgorged
you disgorged
they disgorged
Present Continuous
I am disgorging
you are disgorging
he/she/it is disgorging
we are disgorging
you are disgorging
they are disgorging
Present Perfect
I have disgorged
you have disgorged
he/she/it has disgorged
we have disgorged
you have disgorged
they have disgorged
Past Continuous
I was disgorging
you were disgorging
he/she/it was disgorging
we were disgorging
you were disgorging
they were disgorging
Past Perfect
I had disgorged
you had disgorged
he/she/it had disgorged
we had disgorged
you had disgorged
they had disgorged
Future
I will disgorge
you will disgorge
he/she/it will disgorge
we will disgorge
you will disgorge
they will disgorge
Future Perfect
I will have disgorged
you will have disgorged
he/she/it will have disgorged
we will have disgorged
you will have disgorged
they will have disgorged
Future Continuous
I will be disgorging
you will be disgorging
he/she/it will be disgorging
we will be disgorging
you will be disgorging
they will be disgorging
Present Perfect Continuous
I have been disgorging
you have been disgorging
he/she/it has been disgorging
we have been disgorging
you have been disgorging
they have been disgorging
Future Perfect Continuous
I will have been disgorging
you will have been disgorging
he/she/it will have been disgorging
we will have been disgorging
you will have been disgorging
they will have been disgorging
Past Perfect Continuous
I had been disgorging
you had been disgorging
he/she/it had been disgorging
we had been disgorging
you had been disgorging
they had been disgorging
Conditional
I would disgorge
you would disgorge
he/she/it would disgorge
we would disgorge
you would disgorge
they would disgorge
Past Conditional
I would have disgorged
you would have disgorged
he/she/it would have disgorged
we would have disgorged
you would have disgorged
they would have disgorged
ThesaurusAntonymsRelated WordsSynonymsLegend:
Verb1.disgorge - cause or allow (a solid substance) to flow or run out or over; "spill the beans all over the table"
seed - go to seed; shed seeds; "The dandelions went to seed"
slop, spill, splatter - cause or allow (a liquid substance) to run or flow from a container; "spill the milk"; "splatter water"
move, displace - cause to move or shift into a new position or place, both in a concrete and in an abstract sense; "Move those boxes into the corner, please"; "I'm moving my money to another bank"; "The director moved more responsibilities onto his new assistant"
2.disgorge - eject the contents of the stomach through the mouthdisgorge - eject the contents of the stomach through the mouth; "After drinking too much, the students vomited"; "He purged continuously"; "The patient regurgitated the food we gave him last night"
egest, excrete, eliminate, pass - eliminate from the body; "Pass a kidney stone"

disgorge

verb emit, discharge, send out, expel, throw out, vent, throw up, eject, spout, spew, belch, send forth The ground had opened to disgorge a boiling stream of molten lava.

disgorge

verb
To send forth (confined matter) violently:
Geology: extravasate.
Translations
يَتَقَيَّأ، يُخْرِجُ
chrlitvyvrhnout
kaste opudspy
kiokád
æla, spÿja, losa
vemti
izmestizsviestizvemtvemt

disgorge

[dɪsˈgɔːdʒ] VT
1. [+ food] [person, animal] → vomitar, arrojar; [bird] → desembuchar
2. [+ contents, passengers] the coaches were disgorging hordes of touristsde los autocares manaban hordas de turistas
the ship disgorged its cargo of oil into the seael barco derramó su cargamento de petróleo en el mar

disgorge

[dɪsˈgɔːrdʒ] vt
[+ fuel, effluent] → déverser
[+ passengers, crowds] → déverser

disgorge

vt foodausspucken, ausspeien; (stomach)ausstoßen; (fig: = spew forth) → ausspeien; (river) watersergießen; (= give up)her(aus)geben or herausrücken; the train disgorged its passengersdie Passagiere strömten aus dem Zug; the ship is disgorging its cargo of weaponsaus dem Schiff werden Waffen ausgeladen
vi (river)aus einer Schlucht austreten

disgorge

[dɪsˈgɔːdʒ] vt (contents) → scaricare; (subj, vehicle, building) → scaricare

disgorge

(disˈgoːdʒ) verb
to bring up (eg from the stomach); to throw out or up. The chimney was disgorging clouds of black smoke.
References in classic literature ?
At times, when closely pursued, he will disgorge what are supposed to be the detached arms of the squid; some of them thus exhibited exceeding twenty and thirty feet in length.
Lo, I command the fell spirit that possesses the holy fountain to now disgorge into the skies all the infernal fires that still remain in him, and straightway dissolve his spell and flee hence to the pit, there to lie bound a thousand years.
Then,' said Traddles, 'you must prepare to disgorge all that your rapacity has become possessed of, and to make restoration to the last farthing.
Another part in Squadrons and gross Bands, On bold adventure to discover wide That dismal world, if any Clime perhaps Might yeild them easier habitation, bend Four ways thir flying March, along the Banks Of four infernal Rivers that disgorge Into the burning Lake thir baleful streams; Abhorred STYX the flood of deadly hate, Sad ACHERON of sorrow, black and deep; COCYTUS, nam'd of lamentation loud Heard on the ruful stream; fierce PHLEGETON Whose waves of torrent fire inflame with rage.
uf,'' replied John, ``is a man more willing to swallow three manors such as Ivanhoe, than to disgorge one of them.
But by my faith if you had not come up I'd have made him disgorge his winnings, and he'd have learned what the range of the steel-yard was.
But my lord Bishop must disgorge them; and from tomorrow you and Mistress Dale are to return to them and live in peace and loyalty.
Hang two or three, and that would make the rest disgorge.
There would his body he preserved in its icy sepulcher for countless ages, until on some far distant day the slow-moving river of ice had wound its snail-like way down to the warmer level, there to disgorge its grisly evidence of grim tragedy, and what in that far future age, might mean baffling mystery.
24) Cronos swallowed each of his children the moment that they were born, but ultimately was forced to disgorge them.
Some hawks and owls bolt their prey whole, and after an interval of from twelve to twenty hours, disgorge pellets, which, as I know from experiments made in the Zoological Gardens, include seeds capable of germination.
Then, sitting on a pitch pine bough, they attempt to swallow in their haste a kernel which is too big for their throats and chokes them; and after great labor they disgorge it, and spend an hour in the endeavor to crack it by repeated blows with their bills.