verb (used without object)
verb (used with object)
Origin of burp
Examples from the Web for burp
Clinton is the original political rock star, and the media remain utterly captivated by his every burp, cough, and hiccup.
Every time I have burp or my body has an urge to slow down, I tell myself, there is no reason to slow down.
He comes to power like Fidel Castro and enters Time magazine with a burp gun.
I can recommend strollers, changing tables, potties, burp cloths.When Did "Married Without Children" Become Gauche?|Rachel Shukert|November 15, 2008|DAILY BEAST
But the gangsters and hoodlums seemed to be able to get hold of all the pistols they wanted, and burp guns, too.
Across the hall, Long Shadow's burp gun had made a fine mess.
He took a burp gun from one of the boys, who had opened the action and couldn't get it closed again.
It was the pistol known as the "burp gun," that sprayed slugs like a hose.
The word "no" was on my lips, like a burp trying to come up, but it wouldn't come.Little Brother|Cory Doctorow
Word Origin for burp
1932, noun and verb, American English, apparently imitative. The transitive sense of the verb is first recorded 1940. Related: Burped; burping. Burp gun attested from 1945.