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gulp

noun

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(Entry 1 of 2)

the portion of a serving of a beverage that is swallowed at one time
  • took a big gulp of water

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gulp

verb

Synonyms & Antonyms of gulp (Entry 2 of 2)

1 to swallow in liquid form
  • hastily gulping down the last of her tea before rushing out the door

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2 to swallow or eat greedily
  • you never taste your food—you just gulp it

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The first known use of gulp was in the 14th century

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“Gulp.” Merriam-Webster.com Thesaurus, Merriam-Webster, https://www.merriam-webster.com/thesaurus/gulp. Accessed 22 Oct. 2021.

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