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Gulp

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Noun

1. draft, draught, gulp, swig

a large and hurried swallow

Example Sentences:
'he finished it at a single gulp'

2. gulp, gulping

a spasmodic reflex of the throat made as if in swallowing

Verb

3. gulp, quaff, swig

to swallow hurriedly or greedily or in one draught

Example Sentences:
'The men gulped down their beers'

4. gulp

utter or make a noise, as when swallowing too quickly

Example Sentences:
'He gulped for help after choking on a big piece of meat'

WordNet Lexical Database for English. Princeton University. 2010.


Gulp

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verb
1. (transitive; often foll by down)
to swallow rapidly, esp in large mouthfuls
to gulp down food
2. (transitive; often foll by back)
to stifle or choke
to gulp back sobs
3. (intransitive)
to swallow air convulsively, as while drinking, because of nervousness, surprise, etc
4. (intransitive)
to make a noise, as when swallowing too quickly
noun
5. 
the act of gulping
6. 
the quantity taken in a gulp

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Gulp

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verb transitive
1. 
to swallow hastily, greedily, or in large amounts
2. 
to choke back as if swallowing; repress (a sob, etc.)
verb intransitive
3. 
to catch the breath in or as in swallowing a large amount
noun
4. 
the act of gulping
5. 
the amount swallowed at one time

Webster’s New World College Dictionary, 4th Edition. Copyright © 2010 by Houghton Mifflin Harcourt. All rights reserved.


Gulp

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v. gulped, gulp·ing, gulps
v.tr.
1. To swallow greedily or rapidly in large amounts: gulp down coffee.
2. To choke back by or as if by swallowing.
v.intr.
1. To choke or gasp, as in swallowing large amounts of liquid.
2. To swallow air audibly, as in nervousness.
n.
1. The act of gulping.
2. A large amount swallowed at one time.

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