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gollop

Saltos de línea: gol¦lop
Pronunciación: /ˈɡɒləp
 
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British informal

Definición de gollop en inglés:

verbo (gollops, golloping, golloped)

[with object]
Swallow (food) hastily or greedily.
Example sentences
  • I was more appreciative of the Steam Ale in my fragile state, but I also golloped the porter down.
  • Nipper and Hetty golloped down the chicken but didn't seem at first to be interested in the other bits.
  • The big olive-bronze pollack just grabbed the eel and golloped it down in one swift lunge.

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Origen

early 19th century: perhaps from gulp, influenced by gobble1.

Words that rhyme with gollop

collop, dollop, lollop, scallop, scollop, trollop, Trollope, wallop

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