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Gulp

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Gulp

to swallow eagerly, or in large draughts; to swallow up; to take down at one swallow. He does not swallow, but he gulps it down. (Cowper) The old man . . . Glibly gulped down the whole narrative. (Fielding) to gulp up, to throw up from the stomach; to disgorge.

Origin: D. Gulpen, cf. Od. Golpe gulf.