Hughie

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call Hughie

slang To vomit. Geez, I thought I was going to call Hughie out on that boat—I felt so seasick!
See also: call, Hughie

cry Hughie

slang To vomit. Geez, I thought I was going to cry Hughie out on that boat—I felt so seasick!
See also: cry, Hughie

hughie

slang To vomit. Geez, I thought I was going to hughie out on that boat—I felt so seasick!

talk to Hughie

slang To vomit profusely. "Huey" is likely intended to be imitative of the sound of someone retching. He had a few too many shots of tequila and spent the rest of the night talking to Hughie. You're awfully pale, Charlie. You look like you need to talk to Hughie.
See also: Hughie, talk, to

talk to Hughie on the big white (tele)phone

slang To vomit profusely and at length into a toilet. "Hughie" is likely used as an onomatopoeia for the sound of someone retching. He had a few too many shots of tequila and spent the rest of the night talking to Hughie on the big white telephone. You're awfully pale, Charlie. You look like you need to talk to Hughie on the big white phone.
See also: big, Hughie, on, talk, to, white
Farlex Dictionary of Idioms. © 2015 Farlex, Inc, all rights reserved.

call hughie

and call earl (...ˈhyui and ...ˈɚl)
tv. to vomit. (Onomatopoetic from the sound of retching.) Fred spent an hour in the john calling hughie. He stepped aside and began calling earl, right there on Maple Street!
See also: call, hughie

cry hughie

(ˈkrɑɪ ˈhjui)
tv. to empty one’s stomach; to vomit. He is in the john crying hughie.
See also: cry, hughie

hughie

(ˈhjui)
in. to empty one’s stomach; to vomit. (see also cry hughie.) I gotta go hughie! Outa my way!
McGraw-Hill's Dictionary of American Slang and Colloquial Expressions Copyright © 2006 by The McGraw-Hill Companies, Inc. All rights reserved.
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