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noun as in hiccup

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Involuntarily Howell gave a little hiccough of emotion, which answered Dafydd sufficiently.

At this moment a hiccough was heard, and a rather fast and rakish-looking chap, named Stagger, spoke up.

"Heaven save us from meeting any more such driftwood," said the pilot unsteadily with a hiccough.

She told Esprit (one of the doctors) that it was the death-hiccough.

His face was white and drawn, and every now and then he shook with a hiccough.

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On this page you'll find 3 synonyms, antonyms, and words related to hiccough, such as: singultus.

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