Slurp Definition

slûrp
slurped, slurping, slurps
verb
To drink or eat noisily.
Webster's New World
To eat or drink something noisily.
American Heritage
To make a loud sucking noise.
The mud slurped under our shoes.
Wiktionary
noun
A loud sipping or sucking sound.
Webster's New World
A mouthful of a liquid.
Took a slurp of grape juice.
American Heritage
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Other Word Forms of Slurp

Noun

Singular:
slurp
Plural:
slurps

Origin of Slurp

  • From Middle Dutch slurpen, slorpen (“to sip, slurp"), from Old Dutch *slurpen, from Proto-Germanic *slarpanÄ… (“to sip, slurp"), from Proto-Indo-European *srebÊ°-, *srobÊ°- (“to sip, slurp, gulp"). Cognate with West Frisian slurvje (“to slurp"), German schlürfen (“to sip, slurp"), Swedish slurpa (“to slurp"), Middle High German sürfeln, sürpfeln (“to sip, slurp"), Latin sorbeō (“to suck up, imbibe, absorb").

    From Wiktionary

  • Dutch slurpen

    From American Heritage Dictionary of the English Language, 5th Edition

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