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burp

From Longman Dictionary of Contemporary English
Related topics: Human
burpburp /bɜːp $ bɜːrp/ verb 🔊 🔊 1 [intransitive]HBH to pass gas loudly from your stomach out through your mouth syn belch2 [transitive]HBH to help a baby to do this, especially by rubbing or gently hitting its back —burp noun [countable]
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Examples from the Corpus
burp• A heavily padded bank account tends to muffle the most obnoxious burping.• Are you sure he doesn't need burping?• But suddenly, that funny feeling in your stomach is stronger, and you feel like you will have to burp.• It is as though I've burped during Evensong.• San Francisco fed and burped his football career.• Suddenly, she burped loudly three times.• She burped surreptitiously, still churning.• It was nearly twelve when Mama began to burp the baby.
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Verb table
burp
Simple Form
Present
I, you, we, theyburp
he, she, itburps
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Past
I, you, he, she, it, we, theyburped
Present perfect
I, you, we, theyhave burped
he, she, ithas burped
Past perfect
I, you, he, she, it, we, theyhad burped
Future
I, you, he, she, it, we, theywill burp
Future perfect
I, you, he, she, it, we, theywill have burped
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Continuous Form
Present
Iam burping
he, she, itis burping
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you, we, theyare burping
Past
I, he, she, itwas burping
you, we, theywere burping
Present perfect
I, you, we, theyhave been burping
he, she, ithas been burping
Past perfect
I, you, he, she, it, we, theyhad been burping
Future
I, you, he, she, it, we, theywill be burping
Future perfect
I, you, he, she, it, we, theywill have been burping
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