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burp

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noun \ˈbərp\

Definition of burp

  1. :  the act or an instance of belching



Examples of burp in a sentence

  1. <felt embarrassed when a burp escaped from his lips as the table was being cleared>



Origin of burp

imitative


First Known Use: 1929

Rhymes with burp


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burp

verb

Simple Definition of burp

  • : to let out air from the stomach through the mouth with a sound

  • : to help (a baby) let out air from the stomach especially by patting or rubbing the baby's back

Source: Merriam-Webster's Learner's Dictionary

Full Definition of burp

  1. intransitive verb
  2. :  belch

  3. transitive verb
  4. 1 :  belch

  5. 2 :  to help (a baby) expel gas from the stomach especially by patting or rubbing the baby's back

Examples of burp in a sentence

  1. Say excuse me when you burp.



Circa 1932

First Known Use of burp

circa 1932


BURP Defined for Kids

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burp

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verb \ˈbərp\

Definition of burp for Students

burpedburping

  1. 1 :  1belch 1

  2. 2 :  to help (a baby) let out gas from the stomach especially by patting or rubbing the baby's back




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burp

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noun

Definition of burp for Students

  1. :  2belch





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