Definitions For Gulp


  • A large and hurried swallow
  • A spasmodic reflex of the throat made as if in swallowing


  • Utter or make a noise, as when swallowing too quickly
  • To swallow hurriedly or greedily or in one draught
  • To eat or swallow (something) quickly or in large amounts
  • To take (air) into your lungs quickly
  • To swallow because of strong emotion (such as fear or shock)

Is Gulps a Scrabble Word?

Words With Friends YES
Scrabble US YES
Scrabble UK YES
English International (SOWPODS) YES
Scrabble Global YES
Enable1 Dictionary YES

Points in Different Games

Words with Friends

The word Gulp is worth 8 points in Scrabble and 12 points in Words with Friends

Examples of Gulp in a Sentence

  • She told him not to gulp his food.
  • The exhausted racers lay on the ground, gulping air.
  • The exhausted racers were gulping for air.

Synonyms for Gulp

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