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gulp sth back

phrasal verb with gulp uk   us   /ɡʌlp/ verb
to ​try not to show that you are ​upset, usually by ​swallowing hard: She ​gulped back the ​tears.
(Definition of gulp sth back from the Cambridge Advanced Learner’s Dictionary & Thesaurus © Cambridge University Press)
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in Chinese (Simplified) (通常通过用力做吞咽动作而)抑制,忍住…
in Chinese (Traditional) (通常透過用力做吞嚥動作而)抑制,忍住…
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