guzzling guzzling  /ˈɡə zə lɪŋ/

Definition(s):

  • (n) the drinking of large mouthfuls rapidly

Synonym(s)

Usage(s):

  1. If he can pull that off, Israel could be the first nation to junk its gas-guzzling cars altogether.
  2. From the vodka-guzzling drunkard and the bungling policeman to the Mafia chieftain, stereotypical characters stride broadly across the screen.
  3. But in the 1990s a similar optimism hit here too, only to fizzle as gas prices plummeted and gas-guzzling SUVs took over the auto market with a vengeance.

News

  1. Tesla demos its 90 second Model S battery swap

    Electric cars have a long way to go before they can be considered a proper replacement for our gas guzzling vehicles. Two of the major roadblocks to their mainstream acceptance is the limited…
    on June 21, 2013     Source: Geek.com

  2. How To Prevent Employees From Stealing Gas

    Gas guzzling just doesn’t happen at the pump. Employees stealing gas leads to lower profits, reduced employee morale and lost trust in drivers. A serious issue for many companies that have a fleet of vehicles is employees stealing gas for their own needs. Despite this being a common occurrence, many business owners aren’t aware they may be victims or aren’t sure how to handle the situation. By ...
    on June 20, 2013     Source: Field Technologies Online

  3. Wendy's worker fired over Frosty-guzzling photo

    Wendy's has fired an employee caught guzzling soft-serve ice cream right out of the Frosty machine. A photo of the worker, his mouth wide open as vanilla soft serve pours down his throat, went viral after being posted to Reddit on Wednesday. "I was going to buy a frosty from Wendy's until I saw the employee do this," the Reddit poster wrote. Bob Bertini, a spokesman for Wendy's, told the New ...
    on June 15, 2013     Source: Local 10 Miami

Quotes

  1. "Nobody needs to damage the environment by driving a gas-guzzling Chelsea tractor in central London," Mr Livingstone said.
    on Feb 12, 2008 By: Ken Livingstone Source: Register

  2. "The Rambler automobile he championed ...... was the first American car designed and marketed for economy and mileage," Romney said. "He dubbed it a compact car, a car that would slay the gas-guzzling dinosaurs. It transformed the industry."
    on Feb 13, 2007 By: Mitt Romney Source: Deseret News

  3. "We can't keep this level of gas guzzling and make a strong impact on our dependence on foreign oil. It's a national security issue," McCain said in response to a post-speech question about gas mileage requirements.
    on Oct 9, 2007 By: John McCain Source: Forbes

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