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gulf

noun [C]  us   /ɡʌlf/

gulf noun [C] (AREA)

an area of sea surrounded on three sides by land: the Gulf of Mexico/the Gulf Coast the Gulf Stream

gulf noun [C] (DIFFERENCE)

an important difference between two things or groups of people: There is a widening gulf between the rich and the poor.
Translations of “gulf”
in Arabic خَليْج…
in Korean 만…
in Malaysian teluk…
in French golfe…
in Turkish körfez, büyük görüş ayrılığı, uçurum…
in Italian golfo…
in Chinese (Traditional) 地區, 海灣, (地面的)裂口,深坑,深淵…
in Russian залив, пропасть, непримиримое различие…
in Polish zatoka, przepaść…
in Vietnamese vịnh…
in Spanish golfo…
in Portuguese golfo…
in Thai อ่าว…
in German der Golf…
in Catalan golf…
in Japanese 湾…
in Indonesian teluk…
in Chinese (Simplified) 地区, 海湾, (地面的)裂口,深坑,深渊…
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