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gulp

verb [I/T]  /ɡʌlp/ us  
to eat or drink food or liquid quickly by swallowing it in large amounts: [T] Ray gulped the last of his coffee and pushed back his chair. to make a swallowing movement because of fear, surprise, or excitement: [I] "I find this a very confusing conversation to have," he exclaimed, gulping.
gulp
noun [C]  /ɡʌlp/ us  
He swallowed his drink in one gulp.
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