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slurp

[slurp] /slɜrp/
verb (used with object)
1.
to ingest (food or drink) with loud sucking noises:
He slurped his coffee.
verb (used without object)
2.
to make loud sucking noises while eating or drinking:
to slurp when eating soup.
noun
3.
an intake of food or drink with a noisy sucking sound:
He finished his milk in about three slurps.
4.
any lapping or splashing sound:
the slurp of the waves against the hull.
Origin
1640-1650
1640-50; < Dutch slurpen (v.)
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British Dictionary definitions for slurping

slurp

/slɜːp/
verb
1.
to eat or drink (something) noisily
noun
2.
a sound produced in this way
Word Origin
C17: from Middle Dutch slorpen to sip; related to German schlürfen
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Word Origin and History for slurping

slurp

v.

1640s, from Dutch slurpen, perhaps of imitative origin (cf. German schlurfen). Related: Slurped; slurping. The noun is first recorded 1949, from the verb.

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Slang definitions & phrases for slurping

slurp

noun
  1. : Take a slurp of this soup, it's great! (1949+)
  2. A glissando passage (1940s+ Musicians)
verb

To eat or drink with greed: slurping porridge from a wooden spoon/ The cat slupped up the milk in no time (1648+)

[echoic]


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