pukoid

pukey

1. Nauseated; queasy; given to vomiting. "Puke" is a slang term for vomit. Could you stop the car for a bit? I'm feeling a little pukey. We were all quite pukey after such a turbulent plane ride. My poor daughter has been pukey all weekend long.
2. Of, resembling, or related to vomit. There was a pukey smell coming from the back of the plane. Someone must have thrown up. It's apparently a delicacy in this region, but I just couldn't stand the pukey flavor.
3. Causing nausea or vomiting. For some reason, my sister has always considered carrots pukey. I just can't stand pukey roller coasters anymore.
4. Causing aversion or disgust; repulsive, distasteful, or offensive. I can't believe they promoted that pukey guy to run the entire company! They've been passing some pukey legislation over the last few years.

pukoid

1. Of, resembling, or related to vomit. "Puke" is a slang term for vomit. There was a pukoid smell coming from the back of the plane. Someone must have thrown up. She served some pukoid-looking dish for dinner.
2. Causing aversion or disgust; repulsive, distasteful, or offensive. I can't believe they promoted that pukoid guy to run the entire company! The bathroom in that place as totally pukoid.

pukey

and pukoid
mod. disgusting; repellent. Who is that pukey looking guy? I won’t eat that pukoid stuff!

pukoid

verb
See pukey
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