Definition of chunder verb from the Oxford Advanced Learner's Dictionary

 

chunder

 verb
verb
BrE BrE//ˈtʃʌndə(r)//
 
; NAmE NAmE//ˈtʃʌndər//
 
[intransitive](British English, informal)Verb Forms present simple I / you / we / they chunder
BrE BrE//ˈtʃʌndə(r)//
 
; NAmE NAmE//ˈtʃʌndər//
 
he / she / it chunders
BrE BrE//ˈtʃʌndəz//
 
; NAmE NAmE//ˈtʃʌndərz//
 
past simple chundered
BrE BrE//ˈtʃʌndəd//
 
; NAmE NAmE//ˈtʃʌndərd//
 
past participle chundered
BrE BrE//ˈtʃʌndəd//
 
; NAmE NAmE//ˈtʃʌndərd//
 
-ing form chundering
BrE BrE//ˈtʃʌndərɪŋ//
 
; NAmE NAmE//ˈtʃʌndərɪŋ//
 
 
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to vomit Word Origin 1950s: probably from rhyming slang Chunder Loo ‘spew’, from the name of a cartoon character Chunder Loo of Akim Foo, devised by Norman Lindsay (1879–1969) who appeared in advertisements for Cobra boot polish in the Sydney Bulletin in the early 20th cent.

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