Definitions

from The American Heritage® Dictionary of the English Language, 5th Edition.

  • intransitive verb To swallow the contents of (a container of beer, for example) without pausing.
  • intransitive verb To swallow liquid, such as beer, without pausing.
  • adverb In continuous gulps.

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  • verb transitive, intransitive To swallow (a container of beer etc.) without pausing.
  • adverb In continuous gulps

Etymologies

from The American Heritage® Dictionary of the English Language, 4th Edition

[Imitative.]

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