gaup

verb \ˈgȯp\

Definition of gaup

-ed/-ing/-s

  1. intransitive verb
  2. dialectal :  stare, gape

  3. transitive verb
  4. dialectal :  to gulp or swallow greedily

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Origin and Etymology of gaup

alteration of Middle English galpen to yawn, gape; akin to Old English gielpan to boast, praise — more at yelp


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