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Significado de “gulp” - Diccionario Inglés

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gulpverb

uk   /ɡʌlp/  us   /ɡʌlp/
[I or T] to eat or drink food or liquid quickly by swallowing it in large amounts, or to make a swallowing movement because of fear, surprise, or excitement: She gulped down her drink and made a hasty exit. When it was his turn to dive, he gulped and stepped up onto the diving board.
[T] to breathe in a large amount of air very quickly
Phrasal verbs

gulpnoun [C]

uk   /ɡʌlp/  us   /ɡʌlp/
an act of gulping: He swallowed his drink in one gulp. She rose to the surface of the water once every minute to get/take a gulp of air.
(Definition of gulp from the Cambridge Advanced Learner's Dictionary & Thesaurus © Cambridge University Press)

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gulpverb [I/T]

 us   /ɡʌlp/
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]  us   /ɡʌlp/
He swallowed his drink in one gulp.
Phrasal verbs
(Definition of gulp from the Cambridge Academic Content Dictionary © Cambridge University Press)
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