Definition of Ralph

1. n. A name sometimes given to the raven.



Definition of Ralph

1. Proper noun. (Germanic male given name). ¹

2. Proper noun. (surname patronymic from=given names) ¹

3. Verb. (slang) To vomit. ¹

¹ Source: wiktionary.com

Definition of Ralph

1. to vomit [v -ED, -ING, -S] - See also: vomit

Lexicographical Neighbors of Ralph

rally round
rallycross
rallye
rallyes
rallygoer
rallygoers
rallying
rallying cry
rallying point
rallyingly
rallyings
rallyist
rallyists
raloxifene
raloxifenes
ralph (current term)
ralphed
ralphie
ralphies
ralphing
ralphs
ralstonite
raltegravir
raltitrexed
ram
ram's-head
ram's-head lady's slipper
ram's horn
ram-raid
ram-raided

Literary usage of Ralph

Below you will find example usage of this term as found in modern and/or classical literature:

1. The life and adventures of Nicholas Nickleby by Charles Dickens (1883)
"At such intervals, after a few moments of abstraction, ralph would murmur some ... At length ralph laid down his pen, and threw himself back in his chair, ..."

2. The Chief Elizabethan Dramatists, Excluding Shakespeare by William Allan Neilson (1911)
"ralph. Robin, prithee come away ; there 's a gentleman tarries to have his horse, ... ralph. Come, what dost thou with that same book ? Thou canst not read. ..."

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