There are 2 translations of gasp in Spanish:

gasp1

Pronunciation: /gæsp; gɑːsp/

vi

  • 1.1 (inhale sharply) dar* un grito ahogado he gasped with amazement dio un grito ahogado de asombro the cold/shock made me gasp el frío/la impresión me cortó la respiración 1.2 (pant) respirar entrecortadamente, jadear she was gasping for breath respiraba con dificultad (agonizing) daba boqueadas 1.3 (want eagerly) [colloquial/familiar] to be gasping for sth morirse* por algo [familiar/colloquial] I was gasping for a beer/cigarette me moría por una cerveza/un cigarrillo

vt

  • decir* jadeando made it!, he gasped —¡lo logré! —dijo jadeando she gasped (out) a few words dijo algo entrecortadamente

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A gitano is a member of Spain's gypsy community. Gypsies often live in camps and retain their nomadic habits. They have preserved many of their customs and do not usually integrate into the mainstream of Spanish society. Their language is caló. Gypsies have been a great influence on flamenco, and many of the best performers are gypsies.

There are 2 translations of gasp in Spanish:

gasp2

n

  • exclamación (f), grito (m) (entrecortado o ahogado) to be at one's last gasp (dying) estar* dando boqueadas (exhausted) estar* hecho polvo [familiar/colloquial] the old heater's at its last gasp la estufa vieja está en las últimas [familiar/colloquial] to the/one's last gasp hasta el último momento they scored at the last gasp marcaron en el último momento

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A gitano is a member of Spain's gypsy community. Gypsies often live in camps and retain their nomadic habits. They have preserved many of their customs and do not usually integrate into the mainstream of Spanish society. Their language is caló. Gypsies have been a great influence on flamenco, and many of the best performers are gypsies.