from The American Heritage® Dictionary of the English Language, 5th Edition.
- noun A belch.
- noun A brief sharp sound.
- intransitive verb To belch.
- intransitive verb To make brief sharp sounds.
- intransitive verb To cause (a baby) to expel gas from the stomach, as by patting the back after feeding.
from the GNU version of the Collaborative International Dictionary of English.
- intransitive verb to same as
- noun a reflex that expels wind noisily from the stomach through the mouth.
- transitive verb to cause to belch; -- used especially of actions parents take to relieve stomach gas in infants.
from Wiktionary, Creative Commons Attribution/Share-Alike License.
- noun A
- verb intransitive To
- verb transitive To cause someone (such as a
baby) to burp.
from WordNet 3.0 Copyright 2006 by Princeton University. All rights reserved.
- verb expel gas from the stomach
- noun a reflex that expels gas noisily from the stomach through the mouth
from The American Heritage® Dictionary of the English Language, 4th Edition
from Wiktionary, Creative Commons Attribution/Share-Alike License
San Francisco's AT & T Park smells like a garlic burp from the late Jerry Garcia.
What we are unhappy with is the media's idea that this is a game to be played, and every burp from a politician is not a new story.
This is a profoundly enjoyable experience, followed by another joyous moment, his first bottle burp, which is usually fuller and deeper than a breast burp on account of the air bubbles.
A burp is a simple function designed to expel excess air from the stomach, air which we swallow while eating, drinking carbonated beverages or smoking, among other ways.
How about: Bush Reclamation Plant (BRP - pronounced "burp")?
Many coffee roasters sell their freshest wares in bags that have a small vent on them in order to allow them to "burp" off the extra CO2.
Be sure and "burp" the lid. just now, -0/+1Once I am in 'Ash' form I could care less with what they do with me.
Ruminant livestock such as sheep "burp" large amounts of methane, and release nitrous oxide through their wastes.
Scientists have found the possible source of a huge carbon dioxide "burp" that happened some 18,000 years ago and which helped to end the last ice age ....
Scientists detect huge carbon 'burp' that helped end last ice age