glug

[gluhg]
noun
  1. such a sound.

Origin of glug

First recorded in 1890–95; imitative
Can be confusedglögg glug
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British Dictionary definitions for glug

glug

noun
  1. a word representing a gurgling sound, as of liquid being poured from a bottle or swallowed

Word Origin for glug

C19: of imitative origin
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Word Origin and History for glug

1768, imitative of the sound of swallowing a drink, etc.

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