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    • US Pronunciation
    • US IPA
    • UK Pronunciation
    • UK IPA
    • [chuhn-der]
    • /ˈtʃʌn dər/
    • /ˈtʃʌn.dər/
    • US Pronunciation
    • US IPA
    • [chuhn-der]
    • /ˈtʃʌn dər/

Definitions of chunder word

  • verb chunder to vomit 3
  • noun chunder vomit 3
  • noun chunder vomit. 1
  • noun chunder (Australia, New Zealand, slang) Vomit. 1
  • noun chunder (Slang) (Australia, New Zealand) Vomit. 0
  • noun chunder (Slang) (Australia, New Zealand) An act of vomiting. 0

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Origin of chunder

First appearance:

before 1920
One of the 12% newest English words
1920-25; orig. variously explained; perhaps ultimately an expressive formation akin to dial. (mainly N England) chunder grumble, complain; cf. chunter

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Parts of speech for Chunder


chunder popularity

A pretty common term. Usually people know it’s meaning, but prefer to use a more spread out synonym. About 46% of English native speakers know the meaning and use word.
According to our data about 52% of words is more used. This is a rare but used term. It occurs in the pages of specialized literature and in the speech of educated people.

chunder usage trend in Literature

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Synonyms for chunder

verb chunder

  • spew — to discharge the contents of the stomach through the mouth; vomit.
  • hurl — to throw or fling with great force or vigor.
  • gag — to introduce usually comic interpolations into (a script, an actor's part, or the like) (usually followed by up).
  • regurgitate — to surge or rush back, as liquids, gases, undigested food, etc.
  • heave — to raise or lift with effort or force; hoist: to heave a heavy ax.

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