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verb     belch pronunciation in British English
Word Forms
present tense
present participlebelching
past tensebelched
past participlebelched
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  1. 1
    [intransitive]Sound effect to let air from your stomach come out through your mouth in a noisy way
  2. 2
    [transitive] mainly literary to produce a lot of smoke, steam, fire etc
    1. a.
      [intransitive] if smoke, steam etc belches out somewhere, it comes out of something and into that place in large quantities


a lifestyle focussing on simple pleasures such as comfort and cosiness in the home, and spending time with friends and family

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a form of location that involves the underwater detonation of a bomb which causes sound waves that are picked up by ships

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