|gorgée englanniksi||gulp fr, draft fr, draught fr, sip fr|
*: What the liquor was I do not know, but it was not so strong but that I could swallow it in great gulps and found it less burning than my burning throat.
*: Little Stanislovas was also trembling, and all but too frightened to speak. "They — they sent me to tell you — " he said, with a gulp.
*: Indeed, the envisioned future should produce a bit of "the gulp factor" […], there should be an almost audible "gulp".
*: He does not swallow, but he gulps it down.
*: The old man ... glibly gulped down the whole narrative.
*: The man eyed Percy with a chilly eye. "Well," he said, "Whats troublin you?" Percy gulped. The mans mere appearance was a sedative. "Er-nothing! […]"
*: Id always been nervous-excited; this was nervous-terrified. When I finished puking, I sat down gulping air for a while, trying to pull myself together.
*: My heart was beating madly and I was gulping nervous energy.
*: "Honey, I know you want to go to their home next week, hut theres one thing that keeps happening when were together that really drives me away from social gatherings in general. (Oh, what is it … gulp.) Well, Im not sure I can really explain it without offending you. (Gulp, gulp.) Do you really want to talk about it? (Yes.) […]"
: I have to revise the first draft of my term paper.
: His first drafts were better than most authors final products.
: She took a deep draft from the bottle of water.
: He left the country to avoid the draft.
: Id rather have a fresh, cheap draft beer.
*: A general custom of using oxen for all sort of draught would be, perhaps, the greatest improvement.
*: She sent an arrow forth with mighty draught.
*: He laid down his pipe, and cast his net, which brought him a very great draught.
*: The Hertfordshire wheel plough ... is of the easiest draught.
*: A draught of a Toleration Act was offered to the Parliament by a private member.
*: No picture or draught of these things from the report of the eye.
*: He preferred to go and sit upon the stairs, in ... a strong draught of air, until he was again sent for.
: She took a deep draught from the bottle of water.
*: “Drink and pass!” he cried, handing the heavy charged flagon to the nearest seaman. “The crew alone now drink. Round with it, round! Short draughts—long swallows, men; ’tis hot as Satan’s hoof.
*: he sayde vnto Simon: Cary vs into the depe, and lett slippe thy nett to make a draught.
*: Upon the draught of a pond, not one fish was left.
*: Finally I gave him a draught, and he sank into uneasy slumber.
: to apply draughts to the feet
*: Then sayde Jesus: are ye yett withoute understondinge? perceave ye not, that whatsoever goeth in at the mouth, descendeth doune into the bely, and ys cast out into the draught?
*: Rid me these Villaines from your companies; / Hang them, or stab them, drowne them in a draught, / Confound them by some course, and come to me, / Ile giue you Gold enough.
*: And therefore, for the whole process, and full representation, there must be more than one draught; the one representing him in station, the other in session, another in genuflexion.
*: drawing sudden draughts upon the enemy when he looketh not for you
*: He held out to me a bowl of steaming broth, that filled the room with a savour sweeter, ten thousand times, to me than every rose and lily of the world; yet would not let me drink it at a gulp, but made me sip it with a spoon like any baby.
*: [She] raised it to her mouth with sober grace; / Then, sipping, offered to the next in place.
*: They skim the floods, and sip the purple flowers.