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hiccup

noun
variants: also hiccough

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a break in continuity
  • the business has grown steadily for 14 years, with only a few minor hiccups

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The first known use of hiccup was circa 1580

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“Hiccup.” Merriam-Webster.com Thesaurus, Merriam-Webster, https://www.merriam-webster.com/thesaurus/hiccup. Accessed 19 Oct. 2021.

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