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Spew \Spew\, v. t. [imp. & p. p. Spewed; p. pr. & vb. n. Spewing.] [OE. spewen, speowen, AS. sp[=i]wan;n to D. spuwen to spit. OS & OHG. sp[=i]wan, G. speien, Icel. sp?ja to spew, Sw. spy, Dan. spye, Goth. spiewan, th. spjauti, L. spuere to split, Gr. ???, Skr. shtiv, shth[=i]v. Cf. Pyke, Spit.] [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.


vb. (en-past of: spew)