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WordNet 3.0Copyright Princeton University


Short "hint"

A sudden stopping of the breath with a sharp gulping sound.

Usage examples (40)
  • In fact, I hiccup more than most.
  • When you have to hiccup, drink a glass of cold water
  • "A short-term hiccup should not suffice," Genesco's counsel,
  • A good brain hiccup or an overly playful mind could come up with a phrase like that. for more
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