Gasps vs Gaspy - What's the difference?

gasps | gaspy |


As a noun gasps

is .

As an adjective gaspy is

resembling or characterised by gasps.

gasps

English

Noun

(head)
  • Verb

    (head)
  • (gasp)
  • 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. }}