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  • n  a reflex that expels gas noisily from the stomach through the mouth
  • v  expel gas from the stomach
  • v  become active and spew forth lava and rocks

  • The victim may then belch up a little of this undigested food or its juices, and be concerned by the sharp taste of his "sour stomach.
  • Suddenly witnesses on the ground saw the plane belch white, then black, smoke.
  • Today, dark fumes still belch from the nation's smokestacks, but the industrial base Mao once admired has produced an environmental disaster.
News & Articles

  • 'The Challenge' Is Glorious Trash
    Oh lord. Lock up the booze and Scotchgard the couch, because another season of MTV's vomitously fun workhorse series The Challenge is headed our way. They've just released the trailer for the new season, and it looks like the usual belch of drunken squabbling and a hint of physical danger lurking in the air. Plus, y'know, the challenges and stuff. Which is great! Despite nearly everyone in the ...
    June 10, 2013 - The Atlantic Wire via Yahoo! News

  • Robert Mugabe in National Post
    Mr. Mugabe, Zimbabwe's veteran President, said, "When these capitalist gods of carbon burp and belch their dangerous emissions, it's we, the lesser mortals of the developing sphere, who gasp and sink and eventually die."
  • Charles Schumer in WIVB
    Schumer said, "They say when cows belch they put a lot of methane into the air. You don't know whether to laugh or cry."
  • Mike Scioscia in
    Belch is a product of pitching deep into games and wanting to finish games, and that's the way he lived his whole career,Scioscia said. "But he also has a good understanding of what it takes to win a game, whether it means a different...

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