glug

[ gluhg ]
/ glʌg /

verb (used without object), glugged, glug·ging.

to make the sound of liquid pouring from a bottle.

noun

such a sound.

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Origin of glug

First recorded in 1890–95; imitative

WORDS THAT MAY BE CONFUSED WITH glug

glögg glug
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British Dictionary definitions for glugging

glug
/ (ɡlʌɡ) /

noun

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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