Definition of agasp in English:

agasp

adverb

  • In a gasping condition. Also as predicative adjective: gasping, eager.

Origin

Early 18th century; earliest use found in Ambrose Philips (bap. 1674, d. 1749), poet and playwright. From a- + gasp.

Pronunciation:

agasp

/əˈɡasp//əˈɡɑːsp/