Gulp is defined as to swallow or inhale quickly or deeply.(verb)
An example of gulp is to swallow massive swigs of soda.
The definition of a gulp is an amount swallowed, or an act of deep or quick swallowing or inhaling.(noun)
An example of a gulp is swallowing two ounces of water all in one swig.
See gulp in Webster's New World College Dictionary
Origin: ME gulpen, prob. < Du gulpen, to gulp down, akin to OE gielpan: see yelp
See gulp in American Heritage Dictionary 4
verb gulped, gulp·ing, gulps verb, transitive
Origin: From Middle English gulpen
Origin: or from Flemish
Origin: or Dutch gulpen.
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