Definition Of gulp


an act of gulping food or drink.

she swallowed the rest of the coffee with a gulp

swallow (drink or food) quickly or in large mouthfuls, often audibly.

he smiled and gulped his milk

Example Of gulp

  • ‘Sure Dad,’ I said sarcastically, finishing the rest of my drink in one gulp .

  • But as it starts the transition to froghood, it develops lungs - forcing the tadpole to swim frequently to the surface to gulp air.

  • Caleb choked back a gulp and offered up a weak smile.

  • Dodge, meanwhile, stayed in the makeshift camp to gulp some food, thinking he was about to work all night.

  • Eat small meals, especially in the evening, and don't gulp food.

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