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burp

verb uk   /bɜːp/ us    /bɝːp/
[I] to allow air from the stomach to come out through the mouth in a noisy way [T] ( UK also wind) to gently rub a baby's back to help air to come out of its stomach
burp
noun [C] uk   us  
Translations of “burp”
in Korean 트림하다…
in Arabic يَتَجَشَّأ…
in Italian ruttare…
in Chinese (Traditional) 打嗝, (輕拍嬰兒背)使打嗝…
in Russian рыгать…
in Turkish geğirmek…
in Polish bekać, ≈ odbijać się…
in Spanish eructar…
in Portuguese arrotar…
in German ein Beuerchen machen…
in Catalan fer un rot…
in Japanese げっぷする…
in Chinese (Simplified) 打嗝, (轻拍婴儿背)使打嗝…
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