Pronunciation: (belch),[key] —v.i. 1. to eject gas spasmodically and noisily from the stomach through the mouth; eruct.
2. to emit contents violently, as a gun, geyser, or volcano.
3. to issue spasmodically; gush forth: Fire and smoke belched from the dragon's mouth.
—v.t. to eject (gas or the like) spasmodically or violently; give forth: a chimney belching smoke.
—n. 1. an instance of belching; eructation.
2. a violent emittance of flame, smoke, gas, etc.