Definition of vomo
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LNS
vomō, vomere, vomuī, vomitus
Sanscr. vamami, vomit; Gr., ἐμέω, ; root, ϝεμ
verb (3rd conjugation)
  1. to puke, spew, throw up, vomit
  2. to pour forth, empty
  3. to throw up or discharge by vomiting
  4. to vomit up or forth
  5. to vomit forth, to throw or pour out in abundance
  6. to emit, discharge
Abbreviations
vomo, ui, itum, 3, v. n. and a. [Sanscr. vām-ami, vomit; Gr. ἐμέω; root ϝεμ]. Neutr., to puke, spew, throw up, vomit (a common method among the Romans of renewing the appetite). Lit.: cum vomere post cenam te velle dixisses, Cic. Dejot. 7, 21; id. Phil. 2, 25, 63; Cels. 1, 3; Suet. Vit. 13; id. Claud. 21: in mensam, Cic. Fin. 2, 8, 23.

—With a homogeneous object: vomitum, Plaut. Rud. 2, 6, 27.

—Impers. pass.: ab horā tertiā bibebatur, ludebatur, vomebatur, Cic. Phil. 2, 41, 104.

— Transf., in gen., to pour forth, empty: quā largius vomit (Padus), discharges itself into the sea, Plin. 3, 16, 20, § 119.

— Act., to throw up or discharge by vomiting; to vomit up or forth (cf.: eructo, nauseo). Lit.: sanguinem, Plin. 26, 13, 84, § 136: paene intestina sua, Petr. 66.

— Transf., in gen., to vomit forth, i. e. to throw or pour out in abundance; to emit, discharge (poet.): (Charybdis) vomit fluctus totidem totidemque resorbet, Ov. H. 12, 125: undam, Verg. G. 2, 462: fumum, id. A. 5, 682: geminas flammas, id. ib. 8, 681: mel (apes), Petr. 56: vitam, to breathe out, Lucr. 6, 828; so, animam, Verg. A. 9, 349: argentum, to give up, Plaut. Curc. 5, 3, 10: armataeque vomunt stridentia tela fenestrae, Stat. Th. 10, 536: pinguem nebulam vomuere lucernae, Pers. 5, 181.
 
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