[gas-op-uh-rey-tid] /ˈgæsˌɒp əˌreɪ tɪd/
(of a firearm) using some of the exhaust gases to operate the action.
- Gas oven
noun 1. a domestic oven heated by gas 2. a gas-fuelled cremation chamber 3. another name for gas chamber
[gasp, gahsp] /gæsp, gɑsp/ noun 1. a sudden, short intake of breath, as in shock or surprise. 2. a convulsive effort to breathe. 3. a short, convulsive utterance: the words came out in gasps. verb (used without object) 4. to catch one’s breath. 5. to struggle for breath with the mouth open; breathe convulsively. 6. […]
/ˈɡæspə; ˈɡæspɑː/ noun 1. a variant of Caspar
/ɡæsˈpærəvɪtʃ/ noun 1. Ivan. born 1941, Slovakian politician, president of Slovakia from 2004