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burble

verb uk   /ˈbɜː.bl̩/ us    /ˈbɝː-/

burble verb (MAKE SOUND)

[I] to make a low, continuous bubbling sound, like water moving over stones

burble verb (TALK)

[I or T] to talk about something continuously and in a way that is not very clear: She was burbling (on) about what she'd do if she won the lottery.
Translations of “burble”
in Chinese (Traditional) 發出聲音, 發汩汩聲…
in Chinese (Simplified) 发出声音, 发汩汩声…
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