a belch; eructation.
to belch; eruct.
to cause (a baby) to belch by patting its back, especially to relieve flatulence after feeding.
(informal) a belch
(intransitive) (informal) to belch
(transitive) to cause (a baby) to burp to relieve flatulence after feeding
: She burped thrice and smiled
To cause a baby to belch, esp by holding it over the shoulder and patting its back (1930s+)
a loose garment covering the entire body and having a veiled opening for the eyes, worn by Muslim women. Contemporary Examples ‘We Killed Sushmita Banerjee’ Says Renegade Taliban Militia Sami Yousafzai, Ron Moreau September 13, 2013 Hands Off the Hijab Dana Goldstein June 22, 2009 ‘We Killed Sushmita Banerjee’ Says Renegade Taliban Militia Sami Yousafzai, […]
Also, buhr. a protruding, ragged edge raised on the surface of metal during drilling, shearing, punching, or engraving. a rough or irregular protuberance on any object, as on a tree. a small, hand-held, power-driven milling cutter, used by machinists and die makers for deepening, widening, or undercutting small recesses. a lump of brick fused or […]