Origin of gulf
OTHER WORDS FROM gulfgulflike, adjectivegulfy, adjective
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How to use gulf in a sentence
Turnage, who objected to delaying second doses, focused his testimony on the city’s effort to address the gulf in vaccine appointments between the wealthiest and poorest wards.D.C. releases early data on vaccine recipients amid push for equitable distribution|Michael Brice-Saddler, Julie Zauzmer, Lola Fadulu|February 1, 2021|Washington Post
Over the six day window, the Preference and Prediction Surveys showed a widening gulf.How a data scientist beat the polls by nailing the Georgia senate race|Shawn Tully|January 9, 2021|Fortune
Then there’s the growing gulf between the haves and have-nots when it comes to the two pillars of AI, data and hardware.
A first of its kind analysis of division data by the Arizona Daily Star and ProPublica shows the gulf between Arizona’s reputation and the reality faced by families seeking assistance for their loved ones.People with Developmental Disabilities Were Promised Help. Instead, They Face Delays and Denials.|by Amy Silverman for Arizona Daily Star, with data analysis by Alex Devoid, Arizona Daily Star|November 5, 2020|ProPublica
No protocol will let Martian devices communicate with Earth devices in real time, but a DTN can ensure that messages make their way across the gulf between planets eventually.
The outlets giving these pronouncements the most airtime are Arabic news stations in the Gulf.The Dangerous Drug-Funded Secret War Between Iran and Pakistan|Umar Farooq|December 29, 2014|DAILY BEAST
But The Pinkprint gives little consideration to the gulf between her various musical selves.Nicki Minaj Bares Her Own Vulnerability on ‘The Pinkprint’|Rawiya Kameir|December 16, 2014|DAILY BEAST
Sadly, laws throughout the Middle East—from North Africa to the Gulf—limit the rights of religious minorities and non-believers.
In the south, the Gulf States view their Persian nuclear neighbor as a permanent archenemy.
A sign that the Gulf States and/or Turkey told the White House they were getting out if the footsie continued?
Two broad dormer windows looked out toward the Gulf, and as far across it as a man's eye might reach.
Her glance wandered from his face away toward the Gulf, whose sonorous murmur reached her like a loving but imperative entreaty.
There are two principal bays of vast size, one called the gulf of St. Lawrence, the other French bay.
But this port (to obviate misunderstanding) is not on the Ocean lying eastward, but on that gulf which I have called French bay.
On one hand is the yawning gulf of social catastrophe represented by socialism.The Unsolved Riddle of Social Justice|Stephen Leacock
British Dictionary definitions for gulf (1 of 2)
Derived forms of gulfgulflike, adjectivegulfy, adjective
Word Origin for gulf
British Dictionary definitions for gulf (2 of 2)
- the Gulf of Carpentaria
- (modifier) of, relating to, or adjoining the GulfGulf country