Cambridge Dictionaries online Cambridge Dictionaries online

The most popular online dictionary and thesaurus for learners of English

Turkish translation of “gasp”

See all translations

gasp

verb [I]
 
 
/ɡɑːsp/
MAKE NOISE to make a noise by suddenly breathing in because you are shocked or surprised
kesik kesik/derin derin hırlayarak nefes almak; soluğu/nefesi kesilmek
She gasped in horror as the car spun out of control.Sounds made by humans with their mouths
BREATHE WITH DIFFICULTY to breathe loudly and with difficulty trying to get more air
güçlükle ve hırıltıyla nefes almak; nefes darlığı çekmek
He clutched his heart, gasping for breath.Breathing and stopping breathing
gasp noun [C]
heyecandan nefesi kesilme
a gasp of surprise
(Definition of gasp from the Cambridge Learners Dictionary English-Turkish © Cambridge University Press)
Add Cambridge dictionaries to your browser to your website

Definitions of “gasp” in other dictionaries

Word of the Day

justice

fairness in the way people are dealt with

Word of the Day

A certain je ne sais quoi: French words and phrases used in English

by Liz Walter,
January 21, 2015
It is an odd irony that the more sophisticated your use of English is, the more likely you are to use French words and phrases. Or, to be more accurate, ones you know to be French – words such as ballet, au pair, abattoir, fiancé, café, and restaurant are so entrenched in

Read More 

flower beard noun

January 19, 2015
a beard adorned with flowers And some of said beard-rockers are even turning it up a notch, painting trend on top of trend with what’s come to be known as ‘the flower beard.’

Read More