British slang for experiencing nicotine withdrawal. American equivalent is "having a nicfit."
I had to work all day today without a fag break. By the time they let me out I was gasping.
by BobR August 26, 2010
1) Deep breath made when desperate for air.

2) Deep breath made when surprised.
1) After emerging from his tankless, two-minute-and-thirty-seven-second dive, Frank gasped for air with deep, exhausted breaths.

2) I gasped when I learned that Lena was in fact the one who wrote the "Anel was here" message on the blackboard that hat gotten us detention.
by Confident Lefty February 20, 2006
"GASP!" shouted the Tajikstani immigrant after realizing his wife had soiled her undergarments.
by Do I Know You February 14, 2003
1. To exclaim by breathing in.
He gasped when he saw the two bodies pulsating.
by Anonymous February 14, 2003
person 1: I AM GETTING MARRIED!
person 2: *gasp* that's amazing!
by *gasp* it's deb! April 15, 2007
the sound someone makes between the moans
Every time she could, she gasped for air.
by Le Gaspy June 16, 2011
when words cannot be used. or just when you want to be dramatic..
*gasp* I cannot believe this I have zero words just shook... or
*gasp* omg really I didn't know you were gay?! btw love that hot pink purse today where did you get it?
by wig has been snatched August 23, 2018