Synonyms for gulp

Synonyms for (noun) gulp

Synonyms: draft, draught, gulp, swig

Definition: a large and hurried swallow

Usage: he finished it at a single gulp

Similar words: swallow, drink, deglutition

Definition: the act of swallowing

Usage: one swallow of the liquid was enough; he took a drink of his beer and smacked his lips

Synonyms: gulp, gulping

Definition: a spasmodic reflex of the throat made as if in swallowing

Similar words: unconditioned reflex, inborn reflex, innate reflex, instinctive reflex, physiological reaction, reflex, reflex action, reflex response

Definition: an automatic instinctive unlearned reaction to a stimulus

Synonyms for (verb) gulp

Synonyms: gulp

Definition: utter or make a noise, as when swallowing too quickly

Usage: He gulped for help after choking on a big piece of meat

Similar words: speak, verbalise, verbalize, utter, mouth, talk

Definition: express in speech

Usage: She talks a lot of nonsense; This depressed patient does not verbalize

Synonyms: swig, quaff, gulp

Definition: to swallow hurriedly or greedily or in one draught

Usage: The men gulped down their beers

Similar words: imbibe, drink

Definition: take in liquids

Usage: The patient must drink several liters each day; The children like to drink soda

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