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eruct

e·ruct

eruct

 
 
pronunciation:
ih ruhkt
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part of speech: transitive verb & intransitive verb
inflections: eructed, eructing, eructs
definition 1: to belch forth.
She downed her beer and eructed loudly.
similar words:
belch
definition 2: to spew forth violently, as lava from a volcano.
similar words:
belch, vomit
Word Parts
The word eruct contains the following part:
e- Latin prefix that means out, out of, away
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The prefix e- is an assimilated form of ex- used before roots beginning with certain consonants (b d, g, j, l, m, n, r, v). See ex-.