Gaspy vs Gassy - What's the difference?

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As adjectives the difference between gaspy and gassy

is that gaspy is resembling or characterised by gasps while gassy is of a beverage, containing dissolved gas (usually carbon dioxide).

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. }}

    gassy

    English

    Adjective

    (er)
  • Of a beverage, containing dissolved gas (usually carbon dioxide).
  • Flatulent.
  • Synonyms

    * (of a beverage, containing gas ): fizzy