Student Dictionary

One entry found for expectorate.
Main Entry: ex·pec·to·rate
Pronunciation: ik-primarystressspek-tschwa-secondarystressramacrt
Function: verb
Inflected Form(s): -rat·ed; -rat·ing
: to discharge (as phlegm) from the throat or lungs by coughing and spitting; also : 2SPIT 1a
- ex·pec·to·ra·tion /-secondarystressspek-tschwa-primarystressramacr-shschwan/ noun

Pronunciation Symbols