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hiccup

US [ˈhɪˌkʌp]
UK [ˈhɪkʌp]
  • n.呃逆;嗝;一连串的打嗝;小问题
  • v.打嗝;打呃
  • Web呃逆症;打嗝儿;小嗝嗝
Plural Form:hiccups  Singular:hiccough  Plural Form:hiccoughs  Present Participle:hiccupping  Past Tense:hiccupped  
Hiccup
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n.
1.
[c]
嗝;呃逆a sharp, usually repeated, sound made in the throat, that is caused by a sudden movement of the diaphragm and that you cannot control
She gave a loud hiccup.
她打了一个响嗝。
2.
[pl]
一连串的打嗝a series of hiccups
I ate too quickly and got hiccups.
我吃得太快,结果不断地打嗝。
He had the hiccups.
他接连打嗝。
3.
[c]
(informal)
小问题;暂时性耽搁a small problem or temporary delay
There was a slight hiccup in the timetable.
时间安排上出了点小问题。
v.
1.
[i]
打嗝;打呃to have hiccups or a single hiccup

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