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gurgle

verb [I] uk   /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.
gurgle
noun [C] uk   us  
The water went down the plughole with a loud gurgle.
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