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slurpverb

uk   /slɜːp/  us   /slɝːp/
[I or T] informal to ​drink a ​liquidnoisily as a ​result of ​suckingair into the ​mouth at the same ​time as the ​liquid: Try not to slurp. I ​wish you wouldn't slurp ​yoursoup like that. He slurped down his ​coffee. [I] UK informal When a ​thickliquid slurps, it makes ​loudnoises: The ​lava slurped and ​bubbled down the ​mountainside.
slurp
noun [C] uk   us   informal
She ​paused to take a slurp oflemonade.
(Definition of slurp from the Cambridge Advanced Learner’s Dictionary & Thesaurus © Cambridge University Press)

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slurpverb [I/T]

 us   /slɜrp/
to make ​suckingnoises while ​eating or ​drinking: [T] I ​wanted to ​tell him not to slurp his ​soup.
(Definition of slurp from the Cambridge Academic Content Dictionary © Cambridge University Press)
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