Meaning of “gobble” in the English Dictionary

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gobbleverb

us /ˈɡɑb·əl/

gobble verb (EAT)

[ T ] to eat quickly 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 large bird)

(Definition of “gobble” from the Cambridge Academic Content Dictionary © Cambridge University Press)