verb (used without object), hic·cuped or hic·cupped, hic·cup·ing or hic·cup·ping.
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Actually, Damascus has been a prominent third party in more recent Londongrad hiccups in the media.
And luckily for Jackson, this upset was the last in a very long line of hiccups that could have spoiled the film.The Curse of ‘The Hobbit’: Dying Animal, Fires, Actors Quitting, and More Movie Upsets|Anna Klassen|December 12, 2012|DAILY BEAST
“I get hiccups all the time these days,” she says in one 2006 post, written while pregnant with her husband half a world away.Robert Bales, the Army Staff Sgt. Accused of Killing 16 Afghans|Matthew DeLuca|March 18, 2012|DAILY BEAST
I staggered out-of-doors again, and fell into the car, whose ever-running machinery masked my yelps and hiccups.A Diversity of Creatures|Rudyard Kipling
She tenderly stroked his hair until the hiccups subsided, then clawed at his belly again, sending him rolling through the mud.Someone Comes to Town, Someone Leaves Town|Cory Doctorow
And Sallust sobbed loudly—the fit was stopped by a counteraction of hiccups.The Last Days of Pompeii|Edward George Bulwer-Lytton
I paused (as well as my excitement would allow me, for it had brought on the hiccups), and she replied.Sporting Society, Vol. II (of 2)|Various
The breath retained doth heat the interior parts of the body, and the hiccups proceeds from cold.