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English definition of “gurgle”


verb [I]     /ˈɡɜː.ɡl̩/ US  /ˈɡɝː-/
(of babies) to make a happy sound with the back of the throat, or (of water, especially small streams) to flow quickly while making a low, pleasant sound: The baby lay gurgling in her cot. Outside of her window the stream gurgled over the rocks.Sounds made by humans with their mouthsSounds made by objects, movement or impact gurgle     noun [C] The water went down the plughole with a loud gurgle.Sounds made by objects, movement or impactSounds made by humans with their mouths
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