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EXAMPLES FROM THE WEB FOR GASP

When she had finished, something like a gasp went through the room.

I could only just gasp along the way you do in a dream when there's a ghost gaining on you.

Her gasp of astonishment was lost in the chorus of congratulatory cries.

Then he disappeared with a suddenness that made the colonel and Dick gasp.

Then a reporter leaped aboard, and ere I could gasp held me in his toils.

The audience sank back with a gasp of release from the strain of attention.

It took her breath—but with a gasp of delight, for there was something she wanted to do.

There was a great gurgling and sucking in the darkness, followed by a gasp from the drinker.

Wrayson was so astonished that he could only gasp out his name.

And as she dragged Pauline away, she could only gasp: "Come along, you filthy thing!"

MORE RELATED WORDS FOR GASP

blew

verbblast, rush of air, wind
Roget's 21st Century Thesaurus, Third Edition Copyright © 2013 by the Philip Lief Group.