Definition of slurp in English:

slurp

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transitive verb

[with object]
  • Eat or drink (something) with a loud sloppy sucking noise.

    ‘she slurped her coffee’
    • ‘he slurped noisily from a wine cup’
    • ‘Mom lectured as she snatched Jason's drink and began slurping it up.’
    • ‘The last thing I remember before I drifted off to sleep was the annoying slurping noise of him sucking on his thumb.’
    • ‘When the waitress returned with everybody else's drinks, Jason snatched the white cappuccino mug and noisily slurped the foam beginning to overflow atop the glass.’
    • ‘She slurped her tea as loud as she could, blew on her sandwich, although it wasn't hot, and slouched in her chair.’
    • ‘They finished off the week slurping fruit smoothies and eating healthy biscuits they made themselves.’
    • ‘A friend of mine called them slurpers, because their only job appeared to be slurping tea and coffee.’
    • ‘Ko-chin looked curiously at Molly who was noisily slurping her soda.’
    • ‘As she slurped water noisily, I put her leash back in the drawer.’
    • ‘Once we finished slurping our drinks and chomping down on pizza, we laughed hysterically at the guys' jokes and stories.’
    • ‘Moments later I was slurping a mug of good hot coffee and relating the journey.’
    • ‘They were both silent, Jake drank some of his chocolate, slurping it into his mouth.’
    • ‘I was slurping minestrone soup at an Italian restaurant, laughing with a friend, when her cell phone rang.’
    • ‘Before I knew it, I was happily slurping my delicious pea and mint soup one-handed, left arm hooked blissfully over banister.’
    • ‘Listening to Gerry slurping his drink from an oversized glass or sticking out his chin and puckering his lips didn't do anything for me.’
    • ‘These pigs usually compound the offense by slurping their drinks.’
    • ‘One was Mr. Rao slurping a double sundae and the other was Ms. Rao tucking into a large bowl of strawberries and cream.’
    • ‘He is watching back-to-back videos and slurping his mug of tea.’
    • ‘The point is that if you have had the pleasure of slurping a frostie, you know that they are pretty damn thick.’
    • ‘I'm sitting here scratching and slurping tea listening to Libby Purves.’
    • ‘Now I'm washing out of a bucket of water, slurping my tea and arguing with rickshaw drivers.’
    drink, swallow, gulp, gulp down, guzzle, slurp, attack, down, drink down, drink up, force down, get down, finish off, polish off, drain, empty, imbibe, have, take, partake of, ingest, consume, sup, sip, lap

Pronunciation

slurp

/slərp/

noun

  • A loud sucking sound made while eating or drinking.

    ‘she drank it down with a loud slurp’
    • ‘Silence developed between the two, the only noise being the slurps from Duncan drinking his coffee and Carl pulling out a plate from the cupboard.’
    • ‘As usual, the food mountain expressed itself in quivering, groaning, and loud slurps.’
    • ‘He came toward me in the darkness and stretched out his neck, put his head down to the water and drank with noisy slurps.’
    • ‘Nyx gritted her teeth and took a slurp out of her drink.’
    • ‘Kyle finished his drink with a big slurp, and wiped his mouth with the back of his hand.’
    • ‘The pair was silent except for the barely audible slurp as he drank his wine.’
    • ‘The last noodles disappear with a slurp and the spoon is left to clatter to the table.’
    • ‘Amidst the slurps of their tongues rubbing on hard spit-polished leather, I ask Donald whether his strategies are geared towards securing 701 nominations.’
    • ‘Between slurps, he asks if any of his officers have arrived yet, which is the same question I was asked five minutes ago by a higher-up at Northwest Detectives.’
    • ‘Again the fake teat went into the calf's mouth but this time, with a delighted slurp, she began suction so powerful the heavy plastic sides of the bottle caved in and mountains of foam built up at the corners of her mouth.’
    • ‘He took a slurp from his schooner and dug his fork into a chunk of fish.’
    • ‘There was a crack and a slurp as she opened the beer, took a long pull, and passed it to me.’
    • ‘Between slurps Tenchiki tried to start a conversation, ‘So.’’
    • ‘‘That's dumb,’ I mumbled in between two long slurps of the meal.’
    • ‘Mother laments dramatically this morning in between slurps of her chamomile tea, while glaring at my head, and nervously fingering the choker of pearls around her neck.’
    • ‘That was when he heard slurps from across the table.’
    • ‘Vinny brought the plastic cup of beer to his mouth and tipped his head back, gulping nervously, chugging the entire beverage in just a few slurps.’
    • ‘Many smoked pipes or large, oily cigars and all took deep slurps from tarnished tankards that barmaids bustled around to refill.’
    • ‘Along with Dawn, Angie, Julia and Kevin, Baz left his Lawrence Street watering hole after a few slurps in good time to get to the airport.’
    • ‘Thick white noodles with water chestnuts, broccoli and beansprouts came in the lightest of soy sauces, with only the slightest hint of ginger, making for an uneventful slurp.’

Pronunciation

slurp

/slərp/

Origin

Mid 17th century from Dutch slurpen.