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English definition of “squelch”

squelch

noun [C usually singular]     /skweltʃ/
a sucking sound like the one produced when you are walking on soft, wet ground: As the hikers walked down the path by the house, she could hear the squelch of their boots in the mud.Sounds made by objects, movement or impact squelchy     /ˈskwel.tʃi/ adjective Describing qualities of sound
(Definition of squelch noun from the Cambridge Advanced Learner's Dictionary & Thesaurus © Cambridge University Press)
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