|1.||[ noun ] (biology) a large and hurried swallow|
|Synonyms:||gulp draught draft|
"he finished it at a single gulp"
|Related terms:||swallow gulp|
|2.||[ verb ] strike heavily, esp. with the fist or a bat|
"He slugged me so hard that I passed out"
|Related terms:||hit slugger|
|3.||[ verb ] to swallow hurriedly or greedily or in one draught|
: "My car gulped 20 gallons without even wiping its mouth."
|Related terms:||drink gulp gulp gulping quaff swallow|