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English definition of “be gasping for sth”

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be gasping for sth

UK informal
to want or need something very much: I'm absolutely gasping for a cigarette.
Translations of “be gasping for sth”
in Chinese (Traditional) 渴望,切望, 很想要…
in Chinese (Simplified) 渴望,切望, 很想要…
(Definition of be gasping for sth from the Cambridge Advanced Learners Dictionary & Thesaurus © Cambridge University Press)
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