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gulp

noun

Synonyms and Antonyms of gulp

  1. the portion of a serving of a beverage that is swallowed at one time <took a big gulp of water> Synonyms belt, draft, drag, drink, nip, quaff, shot, sip, slug, snort, sup, swallow, swig, swillRelated Words dram, drop




gulp

verb

Synonyms and Antonyms of gulp

  1. 1 to swallow in liquid form <hastily gulping down the last of her tea before rushing out the door> Synonyms belt (down), drink, guzzle, hoist, imbibe, knock back, pound (down), quaff, sip, slug (down), slurp, sup, swig, swill, toss (down or off)Related Words lap, lick, suck; consume, down, ingurgitate, kill, mouth (down), put away; nip, tipple; pledge, toast, wine

  2. 2 to swallow or eat greedily <you never taste your food—you just gulp it> Synonyms bolt, cram, devour, glut [archaic], gorge, gormandize, gobble, ingurgitate, inhale, raven, scarf, scoff, slop, wolfRelated Words overeat, pig out, swillNear Antonyms nibble, peck, pick




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