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phrasal verb [transitive]
Word Forms
present tense
I/you/we/theygasp out
he/she/itgasps out
present participlegasping out
past tensegasped out
past participlegasped out

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  1. to say something while you are breathing with difficulty, for example because you need more air, or are in pain

    He managed to gasp out the enemy’s location before collapsing.

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a rise in the level of a stream or river

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