How to use Gasping in a sentence
Jonny took a gasping breath.
She fell, gasping for air.
She breathed through her mouth, gasping for each breath.
The words came out in a gasping sob.
She tried to pull away, took one gasping breath, then convulsed before dropping unconscious to the floor.Advertisement
But it's not that, my friend- said Dolokhov with a gasping voice.
She threw the covers back and rolled out of bed, gasping when her bare feet hit the cold floor.
She pushed away from him, gasping for air.
He'd lost them all. Lilith, Jade, Hannah. Even Andre. He'd not only failed every Immortal that ever lived, he'd failed the only people he'd ever cared for. He lay on the ground, gasping as he tangled his fingers in Hannah's hair.
Hannah draped an arm over her, gasping for breath.Advertisement
Jenn reached them and bent at the waist, gasping.
Deidre ran her hands over the clothing in the wardrobe, gasping at the sensations.
Some of you, we all know, are poor, find it hard to live, are sometimes, as it were, gasping for breath.
Have you ever seen someone sliced open... blood running down their chest, gasping for breath, trying to scream, knowing they're going to die?
There she sat for a few moments, gasping for breath.Advertisement
Deidre jumped back, gasping.
Her breath knocked from her, Deidre didn't move for a long minute then sat up, gasping.
Katie looked past him, gasping.
The four women looked at her, one gasping as her gaze fell to the tattoo and another paling, while the other two looked down their noses at her.
Lana's head broke free, and she pushed the water-breather up, gasping.Advertisement
Gasping for air, she rolled onto her back.
She followed him out on the porch, gasping as a gust of cold wind met them.
Shielding her eyes from the bright sun, she peered into the shadows, gasping.
From the open door there reeked a horrible poisonous exhalation which set us gasping and coughing.
He saw again the old geezer gasping, clutching his chest, dropping to the cement floor.Advertisement
He cut across and laid off a perfect ball as he was cynically scythed by a gasping opponent.
A truly sensuous, erotic, fast paced action adventure, that will leave you gasping in more than suspense.
The ship was creaking and gasping for breath and the starboard yardarm seemed closer to the sea's surface than before.
Some twenty men of the Sixth Company who were on their way into the village joined the haulers, and the wattle wall, which was about thirty- five feet long and seven feet high, moved forward along the village street, swaying, pressing upon and cutting the shoulders of the gasping men.
Your dog may show signs of distress by whining, crying, retching, vomiting, gasping for air or restlessness.
The ship was creaking and gasping for breath and the starboard yardarm seemed closer to the sea 's surface than before.
However, more than two hours after the first call my cat began gasping so much that I felt I had no choice other than to end his misery.
Gasping for breath - Any cat in this condition needs immediate medical assistance.
I think what you're describing as hyperventilating is more likely gasping for breath.
Sleep apnea is a medical condition that can be onerous for partners or spouses as one of the main symptoms of sleep apnea is pronounced snoring including gasping and choking for air.
Gasping spells, tossing and turning, choking spells, and coughing could all be attributed to sleep apnea.
If you or someone you love is snoring excessively, choking or gasping for air, then consult a physician.
Lack of oxygen signals the body to wake up, which results in gasping for air.
If pauses in breath and gasping for air accompanies snoring, you may have sleep apnea.
Many people with this condition may snore loudly or wake up, gasping for air.
Brawl cheats may leave you gasping for more.
A child may go to sleep with a mild cold and wake up a few hours later, gasping for air.
Breathing and heartbeat may have stopped, or the victim may be gasping for breath.
A few seconds later, you're gasping in disbelief at your expanding bump!
The most memorable moments in soap operas are those that shock, awe and leave you gasping with emotion.
She hit the ground like a sack of grain and scrambled away from him, gasping for air and rubbing her neck.
Lana lay gasping, unable to catch her breath for several moments.
Carmen made it to the telephone on the sixth ring, gasping for breath as she picked up the receiver.
She clenched her abdomen, gasping as the creature writhed with enough power to ripple her skin as Memon's did.
She started to saw at them with the knife. The wood was thick and wet. She shifted closer, gasping when the root healed the cuts she'd just made. Furious at the latest trick from the Immortal underworld, Katie sawed furiously at the root, until her arm ached. She'd barely made a dent when she switched arms.