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Once I threw up — it was five in the morning by now, I think — I left the bathroom and he wasn't there.

Numerous attendants to her and her prince were either let go or threw up their hands and quit.

People threw up on each other, people were screaming and crying…it was horrible.

Yeah, it was probably a junior social-media staffer who threw up that Twitter post about Rosa Parks “ending racism” in 1955.

Wilson, a rookie quarterback, dropped back, rolled out to his left, and threw up a prayer from the 39-yard line.

Again and again he threw up his command because he thought he was slighted or that others were preferred to him.

Lawrence fired, but just as he did so Jerry's horse threw up his head and the ball struck him squarely between the eyes.

Whilst so engaged, the general threw up his hands and fell without uttering a word.

At last St. Cyr in disgust threw up his command without waiting for the arrival of Augereau.

Thereon Oudinot threw up his command and returned to Jeand Heurs.


On this page you'll find 59 synonyms, antonyms, and words related to throw up, such as: barf, be nauseous, be sick, blow grits, blow lunch, and bring up.

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