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gorge

noun [C]  us   /ɡɔrdʒ/

gorge noun [C] (VALLEY)

a deep, narrow valley with steep sides, usually formed by a river or stream cutting through rock: The only way to cross the gorge was over a flimsy wooden bridge.

gorge

verb [I/T]  us   /ɡɔrdʒ/

gorge verb [I/T] (EAT)

to eat or fill yourself with food until you are unable to eat any more: [T] She sat in front of the television, gorging herself on chocolates.
Translations of “gorge”
in Arabic مَمرّ ضَيّق…
in Korean 협곡…
in Malaysian gaung…
in French gorge…
in Turkish dik yamaçlı geçit, dar vadi…
in Italian gola…
in Chinese (Traditional) 山谷, (通常指河流沖刷而成的)峽,峽穀…
in Russian узкое ущелье…
in Polish wąwóz…
in Vietnamese hẻm núi…
in Spanish desfiladero, barranco…
in Portuguese garganta, ravina…
in Thai ช่องเขา…
in German die Felsschlucht…
in Catalan congost…
in Japanese (切り立った岩場の)渓谷…
in Indonesian jurang…
in Chinese (Simplified) 山谷, (通常指河流冲刷而成的)峡,峡谷…
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