[ in-gur-ji-teyt ]
/ ɪnˈgɜr dʒɪˌteɪt /
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verb (used with object), in·gur·gi·tat·ed, in·gur·gi·tat·ing.
verb (used without object), in·gur·gi·tat·ed, in·gur·gi·tat·ing.
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British Dictionary definitions for ingurgitate
/ (ɪnˈɡɜːdʒɪˌteɪt) /
to swallow (food) with greed or in excess; gorge
Derived forms of ingurgitateingurgitation, noun
Word Origin for ingurgitate
C16: from Latin ingurgitāre to flood, from in- ² + gurges abyss
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