to make a bubbling sound; bubble.
to speak in an excited manner; babble.
a bubbling or gentle flow.
an excited flow of speech.
Aeronautics. the breakdown of smooth airflow around a wing at a high angle of attack.
The Passionate Elopement Compton Mackenzie
Master of the Moondog Stanley Mullen
The Book of Susan Lee Wilson Dodd
The New Gulliver and Other Stories Barry Pain
to make or utter with a bubbling sound; gurgle
(intransitive; often foll by away or on) to talk quickly and excitedly
(intransitive) (of the airflow around a body) to become turbulent
a bubbling or gurgling sound
a flow of excited speech
turbulence in the airflow around a body
any of several Eurasian legumes of the genus Medicago, as M. hispida, having yellow flowers and prickly, coiled, black pods, naturalized in North America. Historical Examples Cornell Nature-Study Leaflets Various
a climbing vine, Sicyos angulatus, of the gourd family, of eastern and midwestern North America, having leaves with pointed lobes, small white or greenish flowers, and clusters of prickly fruits. the fruit of this plant.
that which is carried; load: a horse’s burden of rider and pack. that which is borne with difficulty; obligation; onus: the burden of leadership. Nautical. the weight of a ship’s cargo. the carrying capacity of a ship. Mining. overburden (def 3). Metallurgy. the minerals charged into a blast furnace or steelmaking furnace. Accounting. overhead (def […]
a composite plant of the genus Arctium, especially A. lappa, a coarse, broad-leaved weed bearing prickly heads of burs that stick to the clothing. Historical Examples Slave Narratives Vol. XIV. South Carolina, Part 1 Various Samantha Among the Brethren, Part 6. Josiah Allen’s Wife (Marietta Holley) The Invisible Man H. G. Wells The Rival Campers […]