vom

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See also: VOM and vòm

English[edit]

Etymology[edit]

Shortening.

Noun[edit]

vom (uncountable)

  1. (informal) vomit

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vom (third-person singular simple present voms, present participle vomming, simple past and past participle vommed)

  1. (informal) vomit
    • 1998, Robert McLiam Wilson, Ripley Bogle (page 185)
      Bogle the diplomat tried to hide the sound of his gagging as he vommed the night away.
    • 2010, Ross O'Carroll-Kelly, Rhino What You Did Last Summer
      Then the waft of puke and stale bourbon reaches my nostrils and I get that shorp[sic] taste in my mouth that you get when you know you're going to vom.

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Aromanian[edit]

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Etymology[edit]

From Latin vomō. Compare Daco-Romanian voame, vom.

Verb[edit]

vom (past participle vumutã)

  1. I vomit.

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Danish[edit]

Etymology[edit]

From Old Norse vǫmb.

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vom c (singular definite vommen, plural indefinite vomme)

  1. belly
  2. paunch

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German[edit]

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vom (+ adjective ending with -em + masculine or neuter noun)

  1. from the, of the; about the (contraction of von + dem)

Romanian[edit]

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Verb[edit]

(noi) vom (modal auxiliary; first-person plural form of vrea, used with infinitives to form future indicative tenses)

  1. (we) will
    Vom lua prânzul la ora douăsprezece.
    We will have lunch at 12 o'clock.

Volapük[edit]

Etymology[edit]

Borrowing from English woman (woman (truncated) > wom > vom)

Noun[edit]

vom (plural voms)

  1. woman (adult female human)

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