bauch

adjective
\ ˈbäḵ How to pronounce bauch (audio) , ˈbȯḵ \

Definition of bauch

chiefly Scottish

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Other Words from bauch

bauchly adverb

History and Etymology for bauch

perhaps of Celtic origin; akin to Scottish Gaelic beag little, short, disagreeable, trifling, Old Irish becc, bec small, Welsh bach, Breton biban

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“Bauch.” Merriam-Webster.com Dictionary, Merriam-Webster, https://www.merriam-webster.com/dictionary/bauch. Accessed 15 Jun. 2021.

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