Etymology
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gurgle (v.)

early 15c., medical term for "gurgling heard in the abdomen," a native, echoic formation, or ultimately from Latin gurguliare, perhaps via Dutch, German gurgeln. Extended (non-anatomical) use, in reference to water over stones, etc., is first recorded 1713. "This phenomenon of long specialized use before becoming a part of the general vocabulary is often found in English" [Barnhart]. Related: Gurgled; gurgling.

gurgle (n.)

early 15c., from gurgle (v.).

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Definitions of gurgle
1
gurgle (v.)
flow in an irregular current with a bubbling noise;
Synonyms: ripple / babble / guggle / burble / bubble
gurgle (v.)
make sounds similar to gurgling water;
The baby gurgled with satisfaction when the mother tickled it
gurgle (v.)
drink from a flask with a gurgling sound;
Synonyms: guggle
gurgle (v.)
utter with a gurgling sound;
`Help,' the stabbing victim gurgled
2
gurgle (n.)
the bubbling sound of water flowing from a bottle with a narrow neck;
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