gobble Meaning in the Cambridge English Dictionary
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"gobble" in British English

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gobbleverb

uk   /ˈɡɒb.l̩/  us   /ˈɡɑː.bl̩/

gobble verb (EAT)

[I or T] informal to ​eatfood too ​fast: She gobbled her ​dinner (down/up).

gobble verb (MAKE NOISE)

[I] to make the ​sound of a ​male turkey
Phrasal verbs
(Definition of gobble from the Cambridge Advanced Learner’s Dictionary & Thesaurus © Cambridge University Press)

"gobble" in American English

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gobbleverb

 us   /ˈɡɑb·əl/

gobble verb (EAT)

[T] to ​eatquickly and sometimes with a lot of ​noise: [M] She gobbled up/down her ​lunch and ​hurried back.

gobble verb (MAKE NOISE)

[I] to make the ​sound of a ​male turkey (= a ​largebird)
(Definition of gobble from the Cambridge Academic Content Dictionary © Cambridge University Press)
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