At boilerplate moments, including “closeup of sad senator,” take a gulp of beer.
Nobody expects movies like this one to celebrate single motherhood as an identity or as a (gulp) lifestyle choice.
I have now worked in journalism for (gulp) almost ten years, longer than I've done anything else.
Nominees: Transformers, Rise of the Planet of the Apes, Harry Potter and—gulp—Real Steel.
Even so distant, I can taste the grief, / Bitter and sharp with stalks, he made you gulp…Where bridal London bows the other way.
His body spun around like a top and he was forced to gulp for air.
Santobono at one gulp emptied his glass and clacked his tongue.
"I did," replied Crimmins, swallowing the whiskey at a gulp.
He swallowed down the tea with a gulp, and rammed the bread into his pocket.
I swallow hundreds at one gulp, and when I lash the waters with my tail it is like a storm.
late 14c., a native coinage or else from Flemish gulpe or Dutch gulpen "to gush, pour forth, guzzle, swallow," in any case possibly of imitative origin (cf. Swedish dialectal glapa "to gulp down"). Related: Gulped; gulping.
1560s, from gulp (v.), or else from Flemish gulpe, Dutch gulp "stream of water, large draught."