[ burk ]
/ bɜrk /
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Words nearby Burk
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How to use Burk in a sentence
That audio was allegedly recorded by Burk — though, again, there’s nothing offered to substantiate the claims.
Bryan Burk, the producer, went to my hotel and gave me this watermarked copy.Simon Pegg on His First ‘Star Trek’ Memories, Playing Scotty, and More|Simon Pegg|May 13, 2013|DAILY BEAST
If the crowds here showed her too much attention, it would be worth something to see how she got through Burk Street.Ester Ried Yet Speaking|Isabella Alden
I ought to be proud that such a man as Captain Burk has honored me with his love.
Doctor Plaxico, said Burk, do you know what is the matter with Mrs. Demar?
This company arrived at Burk Station with fifteen men, all told, out of eighty-five that started.The Camp-life of the Third Regiment|Robert T. Kerlin
When, agog with delicious excitement, I went to ask after Mrs. Burk's health the following morning.Down the Yellowstone|Lewis R. Freeman
British Dictionary definitions for Burk
/ (bɜːk) /
British slang a variant spelling of berk
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