gouge sth out Meaning in the Cambridge English Dictionary

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gouge sth out

phrasal verb with gouge uk   us   /ɡaʊdʒ/ verb [T]
to ​remove something by ​digging or ​cutting it out of a ​surface: In Shakespeare's ​play "King Lear" the Earl of Gloucester's ​eyes are ​gouged out.
(Definition of gouge sth out from the Cambridge Advanced Learner’s Dictionary & Thesaurus © Cambridge University Press)
Translations of “gouge sth out”
in Chinese (Simplified) 抠出,挖出…
in Turkish oymak, oyup çıkarmak…
in Russian выкапывать, выбивать…
in Chinese (Traditional) 摳出,挖出…
in Polish wydłubać coś…
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