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Verb: barf  baa(r)f
  1. [informal] Eject the contents of the stomach through the mouth
    "After drinking too much, the students barfed";
    - vomit, vomit up, purge, sick, cat [informal], be sick, disgorge, regorge [archaic], retch, spew [informal], spue [archaic], chuck [informal], upchuck [N. Amer, informal], honk [Brit, informal], regurgitate, throw up, hurl [informal], keck [informal], vom [informal], chuck up [Brit, informal], chunder [Brit, informal], boke [UK, dialect], boak [UK, dialect]
     
  2. (computing, informal) return an error message or crash
Noun: barf  baa(r)f
Usage: informal
  1. The matter ejected in vomiting
    - vomit, vomitus, spew [informal], vom [informal], sick [Brit, informal]

Derived forms: barfed, barfs, barfing

Type of: body waste, egest, eliminate, excrement, excreta, excrete, excretion, excretory product, pass

Encyclopedia: Barf