What is meant by the word guzzling?

What is meant by the word guzzling?

intransitive verb. : to drink especially liquor greedily, continually, or habitually. transitive verb. 1 : to drink greedily or habitually guzzle beer.

How do you use guzzle in a sentence?

Guzzle in a Sentence ?

  1. In an effort to quench her thirst, the exhausted runner began to guzzle down water, bottle after bottle.
  2. Because it has such a large gas tank, our SUV seems to guzzle down gallons of gas in just a matter of minutes.

What does gulp mean in English?

transitive verb. 1 : to swallow hurriedly or greedily or in one swallow.

What is the synonym of guzzle?

slurp, sup, swig, swill, toss (down or off)

What is the meaning of the word guzzling?

Dictionary entry overview: What does guzzling mean? Familiarity information: GUZZLING used as a noun is very rare. Hypernyms (“guzzling” is a kind of…): Learn English with… Proverbs “There’s more than one way to skin a cat.” (English proverb) “The low fig can be climbed by everyone.” (Albanian proverb)

Where do you find the word guzzled in the Dictionary?

Also found in: Dictionary, Thesaurus, Encyclopedia . 1. To use or consume some resource rapidly or in large quantities. Every time the price of oil rises, people start trading cars that guzzle gas for more fuel-efficient ones. Some app on my phone is guzzling my battery, and I can’t figure out which one it is.

What does it mean when a car is gas guzzling?

/ ˈɡæsˌɡʌz.lɪŋ / (of a car or other vehicle) using a lot of fuel: There are too many big, gas-guzzling cars cruising the roads. The popularity of gas-guzzling vehicles is keeping demand for fuel high.

When to use the pronoun’guzzle’and’down’?

slang To drink something very quickly, often alcohol. A noun or pronoun can be used between “guzzle” and “down.” As usual, they’re at the bar, guzzling down some beers. I ended up guzzling my milkshake down because it was so good! 1. slang Arrested.