burble


1bur·ble

intransitive verb \ˈbər-bəl\

: to make the quiet sound of water moving over rocks

: to talk foolishly or too much

of a baby : to make quiet and happy sounds

bur·bled bur·bling \-b(ə-)liŋ\

Full Definition of BURBLE

1
:  to make a bubbling sound
2
bur·bler \-b(ə-)lər\ noun

Examples of BURBLE

  1. The baby burbled happily in her crib.

Origin of BURBLE

Middle English
First Known Use: 14th century

Rhymes with BURBLE

2burble

noun

Definition of BURBLE

1
:  prattle
2
:  the breaking up of the smooth flow of air about a body (as an airplane wing)
bur·bly \-b(ə-)lē\ adjective

Examples of BURBLE

  1. <the burble of babies can be so endearing>

First Known Use of BURBLE

1898

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