Gobble - definition, pronunciation, transcription

Amer.  |ˈɡɑːbl|  American pronunciation of the word gobble
Brit.  |ˈɡɒb(ə)l|  British pronunciation of the word gobble


- the characteristic sound made by a turkey cock


- eat hastily without proper chewing (syn: bolt)
- make a gurgling sound, characteristic of turkeys


The pigs gobbled down (gobbled up) the waste food as if they had not been fed for days.

He gobbled two books a day on almost anything.

Don't gobble your food!

She gobbled down her lunch.

Turkeys gobble.

Word forms

I/you/we/they: gobble
he/she/it: gobbles
present participle: gobbling
past tense: gobbled
past participle: gobbled
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