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gorge

gorge

 
pronunciation:
gorj
parts of speech:
noun, verb
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part of speech: noun
definition: a narrow space between rocky cliffs.
We walked along the stream at the bottom of the gorge.
synonyms:
canyon, gulch, ravine
similar words:
arroyo, chasm, cleft, gap, glen, gulf, gully
 
part of speech: verb
inflections: gorged, gorges, gorging
definition: to fill with too much food; stuff.
Lucy gorged herself with birthday cake.
synonyms:
stuff
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  food, rock, stone