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  • nounswallow
  • verbeat, drink fast

synonyms for gulp

  • draught
  • mouthful
  • choke
  • gasp
  • swig
  • swill
See also synonyms for: gulped / gulper / gulping
  • consume
  • gobble
  • guzzle
  • imbibe
  • inhale
  • quaff
  • swallow
  • swig
  • swill
  • belt
  • devour
  • dispatch
  • dispose
  • drop
  • englut
  • ingurgitate
  • pour
  • slop
  • slosh
  • stuff
  • wolf
  • choke down
  • chugalug
  • scarf down
  • take in
  • toss off
  • wolf down
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antonyms for gulp

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  • nibble
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How to use gulp in a sentence

Drones also snapped photos of 105 whales to help the researchers estimate gulp size.
BALEEN WHALES EAT — AND POOP — A LOT MORE THAN WE THOUGHTJONATHAN LAMBERTDECEMBER 1, 2021SCIENCE NEWS FOR STUDENTS
They used drones and sonar to measure the whale’s mouths, and the size of krill swarms, which gave an estimate of how much a whale could scoop up in a gulp.
BIOLOGISTS VASTLY UNDERESTIMATED HOW MUCH WHALES EAT AND POOPPHILIP KIEFERNOVEMBER 3, 2021POPULAR-SCIENCE
Some scientists thought that krill — the tiny crustaceans that many whales eat in gargantuan gulps — would explode in number as a result, mostly free from the feeding pressure of the largest animals that have ever lived.
BALEEN WHALES EAT (AND POOP) A LOT MORE THAN WE REALIZEDJONATHAN LAMBERTNOVEMBER 3, 2021SCIENCE NEWS
Aerial drones snapped photos of 105 whales, which the researchers used to estimate gulp size.
BALEEN WHALES EAT (AND POOP) A LOT MORE THAN WE REALIZEDJONATHAN LAMBERTNOVEMBER 3, 2021SCIENCE NEWS
Baikal seals may be using these teeth to efficiently sieve their plankton prize from the lake, expelling excess water with every gulp, the researchers say.
USING COMB-SHAPED TEETH, BAIKAL SEALS FEED ON TINY CRUSTACEANS LIKE WHALES DOJAKE BUEHLERDECEMBER 11, 2020SCIENCE NEWS
He devoured it whole with a kind of visual gulp—a flash; the entire meaning first, then lines, then separate words.
THE WAVEALGERNON BLACKWOOD
"Five minutes to twelve, baby," said the old man, and his voice had a gulp in it that broke June down.
THE TRAIL OF THE LONESOME PINEJOHN FOX, JR.
He made the speech with a gulp, as though it were distasteful to him.
MARY GRAYKATHARINE TYNAN
He got the question out with a separate gulp for each separate word.
FROM PLACE TO PLACEIRVIN S. COBB
"They are all round us in the scrub; you never know where they are," Eustace said with a gulp.
QUEENSLAND COUSINSELEANOR LUISA HAVERFIELD
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WORDS RELATED TO GULP

  • consume
  • cram
  • devour
  • englut
  • gobble
  • gorge
  • gulp
  • guzzle
  • ingurgitate
  • inhale
  • slop
  • slosh
  • stuff
  • swallow whole
  • wolf
Roget's 21st Century Thesaurus, Third Edition Copyright © 2013 by the Philip Lief Group.