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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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