גָּסָה

גָּסָה
גָּסָה(denom. of גַּס; cmp. אכילה גסה, s. v. גַּס) 1) to swallow large quantities at a time, to glut. Der. Er. Zutta ch. V ולא יִגְסֶה בפניוכ׳ must not eat or drink like a glutton in the presence of Pesik. Vattomer, p. 131a> (ref. to לחם הקלקל, Num. 21:5) I (the Lord) selected for them light food …, שלא יהא אחד מהם גּוֹסֶה ודלריא אהזתו lest one of them should eat too much and be seized with diarrhœa; Sifré Deut. 1 Ms. (v. ed. Fr. note 2 6); Yalk. Num. 764 גוטי (corr. acc.); ib. Deut. 790 גוסרודליא (read גוס׳ ודולריא); ib. Is. 332 גוטס (corr. acc.); Lam. R. to III, 37 גּוֹסֵא. 2) to feel inflated, nauseous; to belch. Nidd.63b (among the symptoms of approaching menstruation) וגוֹסָה.V. גּוֹסִי.

Dictionary of the Targumim, the Talmud Babli and Yerushalmi, and the Midrashic Literature. . 1903.

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