browse words by letter
a b c d e f g h i j k l m n o p q r s t u v w x y z
belched

more about belched

belched


  1  definition  found 
 
  From  Webster's  Revised  Unabridged  Dictionary  (1913)  [web1913]: 
 
  Belch  \Belch\  (b[e^]lch;  224),  v.  t.  [imp.  &  p.  p.  {Belched} 
  (b[e^]lcht);  p.  pr  &  vb  n.  {Belching}.]  [OE.  belken  AS 
  bealcan  akin  to  E.  bellow.  See  {Bellow},  v.  i.] 
  1.  To  eject  or  throw  up  from  the  stomach  with  violence;  to 
  eruct. 
 
  I  belched  a  hurricane  of  wind.  --Swift. 
 
  2.  To  eject  violently  from  within;  to  cast  forth;  to  emit;  to 
  give  vent  to  to  vent. 
 
  Within  the  gates  that  now  Stood  open  wide,  belching 
  outrageous  flame.  --Milton. 




more about belched