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Definition of regurgitate verb from the Oxford Advanced American Dictionary

     

    regurgitate

     verb
    verb
    NAmE//rɪˈɡərdʒəˌteɪt//
     
    Verb Forms present simple I / you / we / they regurgitate
     
    he / she / it regurgitates
     
    past simple regurgitated
     
    -ing form regurgitating
     
     
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  1. 1regurgitate something (formal) to bring food that has been swallowed back up into the mouth again The bird regurgitates half-digested fish to feed its young.
  2. 2regurgitate something (disapproving) to repeat something you have heard or read without really thinking about it or understanding it
regurgitation
 
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NAmE//rɪˌɡərdʒəˈteɪʃn//
 
noun [uncountable]
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