disgorge
Pronunciation
  • (British) IPA: /dɪsˈɡɔːdʒ/
Verb

disgorge (disgorges, present participle disgorging; past and past participle disgorged)

  1. To vomit or spew, to discharge.
    • This mountain when it rageth […] casteth forth huge stones, disgorgeth brimstone.
    • They loudly laughed / To see his heaving breast disgorge the briny draught.
  2. To surrender (stolen goods or money, for example) unwillingly.
  3. (oenology) To remove traces of yeast from sparkling wine by the méthode champenoise.
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