Origin of gulp
OTHER WORDS FROM gulpgulper, noungulp·ing·ly, adverbgulpy, adjective
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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 thought|Jonathan Lambert|December 1, 2021|Science 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 poop|Philip Kiefer|November 3, 2021|Popular-Science
Aerial drones snapped photos of 105 whales, which the researchers used to estimate gulp size.
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.
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 do|Jake Buehler|December 11, 2020|Science News
Even so distant, I can taste the grief, / Bitter and sharp with stalks, he made you gulp…Where bridal London bows the other way.
But even allowing for the fact that the state elected Mama Big Gulp as its governor, the Alaska number has to be a solid majority.
The sugar in a $1.39 Big Gulp soda at 7-Eleven accounts for only a few cents of its cost.How Public Health Experts Turned Corporations into Public Enemy #1|Megan McArdle|March 25, 2013|DAILY BEAST
While delivering her speech at CPAC, Sarah Palin drank from a big gulp.
There was even a speech from Sarah Palin who made a joke about her "rack" and sipped a big gulp on stage.What Do We Know About 2016 After the CPAC Straw Poll?|Ben Jacobs|March 16, 2013|DAILY BEAST
He devoured it whole with a kind of visual gulp—a flash; the entire meaning first, then lines, then separate words.The Wave|Algernon 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 Pine|John Fox, Jr.
He made the speech with a gulp, as though it were distasteful to him.Mary Gray|Katharine Tynan
He got the question out with a separate gulp for each separate word.From Place to Place|Irvin S. Cobb
"They are all round us in the scrub; you never know where they are," Eustace said with a gulp.Queensland Cousins|Eleanor Luisa Haverfield