Hiccups

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Definition

to have the hiccups: to have repeated spasms of the diaphragm and difficulty breathing
idiom

Examples

  • "Horatio : I cured your hiccups!"
  • "No more hiccups!"
  • "Philip : Horatio, if I have hiccups it's because I was disturbed during my lunch."
  • "(Hic) And now I have the hiccups."

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