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See definition of emetic on Dictionary.com
  • as inlustral
  • as inlustrative
  • as inpurgatorial
  • as inpurificatory
  • as inpurgative

synonyms for emetic

  • aperient
  • aperitive
  • expiatory
  • laxative
  • lustrative
  • physic
  • purgatorial
  • purificatory
See also synonyms for: emetics
  • purging
  • aperient
  • aperitive
  • expiatory
  • laxative
  • lustral
  • lustrative
  • physic
  • purificatory
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How to use emetic in a sentence

A doctor was called, an emetic was given and he purged, and after a time he recovered from the symptoms of poisoning.
ESSAYS IN PASTORAL MEDICINEAUSTIN MALLEY
We immediately gave him an emetic, which operated well, and before night he was relieved of every alarming symptom.
FOX'S BOOK OF MARTYRSJOHN FOXE
My landlord, who took pity on me, called a Jewish physician, who prescribed an emetic which soon cured me of my fever.
SOLOMON MAIMON: AN AUTOBIOGRAPHY.SOLOMON MAIMON
After the emetic has acted the fire is removed, deposited some paces to the north of the lodge, and allowed to die out.
THE MOUNTAIN CHANT, A NAVAJO CEREMONYWASHINGTON MATTHEWS
Emetic flung dirt hard, but Swallow hung on, using her as a wind-shield.
GARRISON'S FINISHW. B. M. FERGUSON
But if Emetic could not spread-eagle the field, she could set a pace that would try the stamina and lungs of Pegasus.
GARRISON'S FINISHW. B. M. FERGUSON
Give me some emetic, give me newspaper discussions, give me Nechbi-ben-Wofsi's articles.
THE HISTORY OF YIDDISH LITERATURE IN THE NINETEENTH CENTURYLEO WIENER
SYNONYM OF THE DAY
OCTOBER 26, 1985
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WORDS RELATED TO EMETIC

  • aperient
  • aperitive
  • emetic
  • expiatory
  • laxative
  • lustrative
  • physic
  • purgatorial
  • purificatory
Roget's 21st Century Thesaurus, Third Edition Copyright © 2013 by the Philip Lief Group.