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From: DICT.TW English-Chinese Dictionary 英漢字典

 spew /ˈspju/
 (vi.)嘔吐,噴湧(vt.)嘔出,噴嘔吐物,噴湧物

From: Webster's Revised Unabridged Dictionary (1913)

 Spew v. t. [imp. & p. p. Spewed p. pr. & vb. n. Spewing.]  [Written also spue.]
 1. To eject from the stomach; to vomit.
 2. To cast forth with abhorrence or disgust; to eject.
    Because thou art lukewarm, and neither hot nor cold, I will spew thee out of my mouth.   --Rev. ii. 16.

From: Webster's Revised Unabridged Dictionary (1913)

 Spew, v. i.
 1. To vomit.
 2. To eject seed, as wet land swollen with frost.

From: Webster's Revised Unabridged Dictionary (1913)

 Spew, n. That which is vomited; vomit.
 

From: WordNet (r) 2.0

 spew
      v 1: expel or eject (saliva or phlegm or sputum) from the mouth;
           "The father of the victim spat at the alleged murderer"
           [syn: spit, ptyalize, ptyalise, spue]
      2: eject or send out in large quantities, also metaphorical;
         "the volcano spews out molten rocks every day"; "The
         editors of the paper spew out hostile articles about the
         Presidential candidate" [syn: spew out, eruct]
      3: 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" [syn: vomit, vomit up, purge, cast,
          sick, cat, be sick, disgorge, regorge, retch,
          puke, barf, spue, chuck, upchuck, honk, regurgitate,
          throw up] [ant: keep down]