Gaspy vs Aspy - What's the difference?

gaspy | aspy |


As an adjective gaspy

is resembling or characterised by gasps.

As a noun aspy is

arsenopyrite.

gaspy

English

Adjective

(er)
  • Resembling or characterised by gasps.
  • * 1894 , Mark Twain, Tom Sawyer Abroad
  • Then his eyes began to spread and his breath to come out kinder gaspy like, and he says: "Ger-reat Scott, it's the LONGITUDE!"
  • * {{quote-news, year=2007, date=September 6, author=Mike Albo, title=The Department of Just Right, work=New York Times citation
  • , passage=When I tried it on, I discovered why my friends were so gaspy : it fit perfectly. }}

    aspy

    English

    Noun

    (head)