Predicate: retch

Roleset id: retch.01 , an involuntary spasm of inefectual vomiting, Source: , vncls: , framnet:

retch.01: RETCH-V NOTES: Based on WSJ. Member of VNcls breathe-40.1.2-1. (from retch.01-v)


retch (v.)Excreting


        Arg0-PAG: retcher (vnrole: 40.1.2-1-Agent)
        Arg1-PPT: thing being retched up (vnrole: 40.1.2-1-Theme)

Example: both args

        I just retched a movie review.

        Arg0: I
        Argm-tmp: just
        Rel: retched
        Arg1: a movie review

Example: retched up

        person: ns,  tense: ns,  aspect: ns,  voice: ns,  form: ns

        Look what-1 the cat retched up WHNP-1.

        Arg0: the cat
        Rel: retched
        Argm-dir: up
        Arg1: WHNP-1