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noun, suru verb

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English Meaning(s) for しゃっくり

noun, suru verb
  1. hiccup; hiccough

Definition and Synonyms for しゃっくり

Singultus the state of having reflex spasms of the diaphragm accompanied by a rapid closure of the glottis producing an audible sound
Synonyms: しゃっくり
Hiccup breathe spasmodically, and make a sound
Synonyms: しゃくる, しゃっくり
Singultus sometimes a symptom of indigestion
Synonyms: しゃっくり

Categories しゃっくり is a member of

Reflex Response an automatic instinctive unlearned reaction to a stimulus
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Symptom any sensation or change in bodily function that is experienced by a patient and is associated with a particular disease
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Breathe draw air into, and expel out of, the lungs
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Sample Sentences for しゃっくり

What should I do to stop hiccoughs?
My hiccups won't stop at all.
What should I do to stop hiccups?
I hiccup a lot.

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