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gulped


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  From  Webster's  Revised  Unabridged  Dictionary  (1913)  [web1913]: 
 
  Gulp  \Gulp\,  v.  t.  [imp.  &  p.  p.  {Gulped};  p.  pr  &  vb  n. 
  {Gulping}.]  [D.  gulpen,  cf  OD  golpe  gulf.] 
  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. 




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