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Definition of burp verb from the Oxford Advanced American Dictionary



    (informal)Verb Forms present simple I / you / we / they burp
    he / she / it burps
    past simple burped
    -ing form burping
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  1. 1[intransitive] to let out air from the stomach through the mouth, making a noise synonym belch
  2. 2[transitive] burp somebody to make a baby bring up air from the stomach, especially by rubbing or patting its back