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gouge

verb [T] uk   us   /ɡaʊdʒ/
to make a hole in something in a rough or violent way: He drove into some railings and gouged a hole in the back of his car.
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gouge

noun [C] uk   us   /ɡaʊdʒ/
a hole that has been made roughly or violently
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