Synonyms for chuck


1. chow, chuck, eats, grub, fare
usage: informal terms for a meal
2. chuck, cut of beef
usage: the part of a forequarter from the neck to the ribs and including the shoulder blade
3. chuck, holding device
usage: a holding device consisting of adjustable jaws that center a workpiece in a lathe or center a tool in a drill


1. chuck, toss, throw
usage: throw carelessly; "chuck the ball"
2. chuck, ditch, abandon
usage: throw away; "Chuck these old notes"
3. chuck, pat, caress, fondle
usage: pat or squeeze fondly or playfully, especially under the chin
4. vomit, vomit up, purge, cast, sick, cat, be sick, disgorge, regorge, retch, puke, barf, spew, spue, chuck, upchuck, honk, regurgitate, throw up, excrete, egest, eliminate, pass
usage: eject the contents of the stomach through the mouth; "After drinking too much, the students vomited"; "He purged continuously"; "The patient regurgitated the food we gave him last night"
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