Kecked
Keck \Keck\ (k[e^]k), v. i. [imp. & p. p. {Kecked}; p. pr. & vb. n. {Kecking}.] [Cf. dial. G. k["o]cken, k["o]ken.] To heave or to retch, as in an effort to vomit. [R.] --Swift. [1913 Webster]

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  • kecked — kek v. vomit, feel the urge to vomit, feel nauseous; be disgusted, be filled with revulsion …   English contemporary dictionary

  • Keck — (k[e^]k), v. i. [imp. & p. p. {Kecked}; p. pr. & vb. n. {Kecking}.] [Cf. dial. G. k[ o]cken, k[ o]ken.] To heave or to retch, as in an effort to vomit. [R.] Swift. [1913 Webster] …   The Collaborative International Dictionary of English

  • Kecking — Keck Keck (k[e^]k), v. i. [imp. & p. p. {Kecked}; p. pr. & vb. n. {Kecking}.] [Cf. dial. G. k[ o]cken, k[ o]ken.] To heave or to retch, as in an effort to vomit. [R.] Swift. [1913 Webster] …   The Collaborative International Dictionary of English

  • keck — (v.) to make a sound as if to vomit, 1530s, echoic. Related: Kecked; kecking …   Etymology dictionary

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