verb (used with object), gorged, gorg·ing.
verb (used without object), gorged, gorg·ing.
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Idioms for gorge
Origin of gorge1
OTHER WORDS FROM gorgegorge·a·ble, adjectivegorg·ed·ly [gawr-jid-lee], /ˈgɔr dʒɪd li/, adverbgorger, noun
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Definition for gorge (2 of 2)
Example sentences from the Web for gorge
The Gorge has always been a hotbed of radicalism and arms smuggling, but now it is fast becoming a shahid factory.
The Gorge Amphitheatre plays host to the 3-day festival Sasquatch on the west coast in Washington.
And in the late afternoon, be sure to take a short hike to see the sun begin to set in the gorge.Big-Sky West Texas: A Road Trip Through Hidden America|Condé Nast Traveler|March 18, 2014|DAILY BEAST
The town owes its unusual geography to the Rio Trejo, which eroded the gorge that the town is built in.The Spanish Fraggle Rock: Setenil de las Bodegas Is an Andalucian Town Built Under a Rock|Nina Strochlic|January 2, 2014|DAILY BEAST
All of which means banks and companies will be able to gorge on cheap short-term money for another year or two.Bernanke Lays Off the Gas Before Handing Yellen the Wheel|Daniel Gross|December 18, 2013|DAILY BEAST
They had a hope that the bear was still somewhere within the gorge; and that they might find him in some crevice or cave.Bruin|Mayne Reid
Along that gorge rode a motley throng—bearded men on half-wild horses, five hundred strong, bristling with weapons.The People of the Black Circle|Robert E. Howard
From the top of the gorge was an easy walk across fields to Moss Cottage.For the School Colours|Angela Brazil
The point was this—when any decent man read an account of the political prisons in Naples his gorge rose.Queen Victoria|Lytton Strachey
The gorge in which our party of thirty-two had entered ran within fifty feet to the left of us.The Works of Edgar Allan Poe|Edgar Allan Poe
British Dictionary definitions for gorge
- a narrow rear entrance to a work
- the narrow part of a bastion or outwork