Definition of vom in English:

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vom

Pronunciation: /väm/
informal

verb (voms, vomming, vommed)

[no object]
Be sick; vomit: I’m eating crackers and drinking ginger ale and trying not to vom
More example sentences
  • Let me through before I vom.
  • The second is to the tune of "Simply the Best," but goes, "You're simply the bomb / all the others make me want to vom."
  • They had that tone about them that made me concerned he was gonna vom down my neck.

noun

Vomit: I missed the toilet and spewed vom all over her brand-new carpet
More example sentences
  • So picture a tall amazon in heels and a pool of floral vom, and you've pretty much got the picture.
  • But every morning en route to the train station there is, without fail, at least one pool of crusty vom on the footpath.
  • I tossed my head back and thought, "ok, I will just have to come across as a relaxed earth mother - covered in food and vom but with a big ol' smile that makes up for it all".

Origin

1980s: abbreviation.

For editors and proofreaders

Syllabification: vom

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