gobble
Pronunciation
  • (RP) IPA: /ˈɡɒbl̩/
  • (GA) IPA: /ˈɡɑbl̩/
Verb

gobble (gobbles, present participle gobbling; past and past participle gobbled)

  1. To eat hastily or greedily; to scoff or scarf i often used with up
    He gobbled four hot dogs in three minutes.
Synonyms Translations Noun

gobble (plural gobbles)

  1. (Scotland, slang, vulgar) fellatio; blowjob
  2. (rare) An act of eating hastily or greedily.
    • 1983, Liam O'Flaherty, The Assassin (page 53)
      […] wrinkling his forehead and moving his jaws and throat violently, as if he expected to choke with each gobble.
Verb

gobble (gobbles, present participle gobbling; past and past participle gobbled)

  1. (ambitransitive) To make the sound of a turkey.
    • He […] gobbles out a note of self-approbation.
Translations Noun

gobble (plural gobbles)

  1. The sound of a turkey.
  2. (golf) A rapid straight putt so strongly played that, if the ball had not gone into the hole, it would have gone a long way past.

Gobble
Proper noun
  1. Surname



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