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  Words related to expectorate

Related / Similar Words: cough up, cough out, spit up, spit out, clear out, drive out

 

Definition:
  • discharge (phlegm or sputum) from the lungs and out of the mouth;
  • clear out the chest and lungs; "This drug expectorates quickly";

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    Hyponyms: cough, spit, ptyalize, ptyalise, spew, spue, splutter, sputter, spit out

     

    Derivational Morphology: expectoration, spit, spitting, spitter, expectorator

     

     
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