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English definition of “gouge”

gouge

verb [T] uk   /ɡaʊdʒ/ us  
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.Making holes in things
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gouge

noun [C] uk   /ɡaʊdʒ/ us  
a hole that has been made roughly or violentlyCaves, cracks and crevicesHoles, hollows and dips
(Definition of gouge from the Cambridge Advanced Learners Dictionary & Thesaurus © Cambridge University Press)
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