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gougeverb [T]

 us   /ɡɑʊdʒ/
  • gouge verb [T] (DIG)

to make a hole in something, or remove something from a hole using a sharp, pointed object: The bomb had gouged a huge hole in the roadway.
  • gouge verb [T] (CHEAT)

to charge someone far too much money for something done or something sold: We didn’t know the value of the foreign money, and the taxi driver gouged us.
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