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expectorate

synonym (synonym of expectorate)

hypernym (expectorate IS A KIND OF .... relation)

  • clear out the chest and lungs (verb.change)
    remove something concrete, as by lifting, pushing, or taking off, or remove something abstract (verb.change)
     
  • discharge (phlegm or sputum) from the lungs and out of the mouth (verb.body)
    eliminate (a substance) (verb.body)
     

hyponym (.... IS A KIND OF expectorate relation)

  • (verb.body)
    exhale abruptly, as when one has a chest cold or congestion (verb.body)
     
  • (verb.body)
    expel or eject (saliva or phlegm or sputum) from the mouth (verb.body)
     
  • (verb.body)
    spit up in an explosive manner (verb.body)
     

derivation (.... is derived from expectorate)

  • (noun.act)
    the act of spitting (forcefully expelling saliva) (noun.act)
     
  • (noun.person)
    a person who spits (ejects saliva or phlegm from the mouth) (noun.person)
     
  • (noun.process)
    the process of coughing up and spitting out (noun.process)
     
synonym hypernym hyponym derivation clear out drive out cough out cough up discharge eject exhaust expel remove take cough ptyalise ptyalize spit out splutter sputter expectoration spit spitting expectorator spitter

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