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Random House Webster's College Dictionary

goregɔr, goʊr(n.)

  1. blood, esp. when clotted.

Origin of gore:

bef. 900; ME; OE gor dung, dirt, c. MD goor, OHG, ON gor

goregɔr, goʊr(v.t.)gored, gor•ing.

  1. to pierce with or as if with a horn or tusk.

Origin of gore:

1350–1400; ME; see gore3

goregɔr, goʊr(n.; v.)gored, gor•ing.

  1. (n.)a triangular piece of material inserted in a garment, sail, etc., to give it a desired shape.

    Category: Clothing

  2. one of the panels, usu. tapered or shaped, making up a flaring skirt.

    Category: Clothing

  3. a triangular tract of land, esp. one lying between larger divisions.

  4. (v.t.)to make or furnish with a gore or gores.

    Category: Clothing

Origin of gore:

bef. 900; ME; OE gāra corner, c. OHG gēro, ON geiri; cf. OE gār spear

Goregɔr, goʊr(n.)

  1. Albert Arnold, Jr.(Al), born 1948, vice president of the U.S. 1993–2001.

    Category: Biography

Princeton's WordNet

  1. Gore, Al Gore, Albert Gore Jr.(noun)

    Vice President of the United States under Bill Clinton (born in 1948)

  2. gore(noun)

    coagulated blood from a wound

  3. gore, panel(noun)

    a piece of cloth that is generally triangular or tapering; used in making garments or umbrellas or sails

  4. bloodshed, gore(verb)

    the shedding of blood resulting in murder

    "he avenged the bloodshed of his kinsmen"

  5. gore(verb)

    wound by piercing with a sharp or penetrating object or instrument

  6. gore(verb)

    cut into gores

    "gore a skirt"


  1. gore(Noun)

    A triangular piece of land where roads meet.

  2. gore(Noun)

    A triangular or rhomboid piece of fabric, especially one forming part of a three-dimensional surface such as a sail, skirt, hot-air balloon, etc.

  3. gore

    A projecting point.

  4. Origin: Probably from gore, or ultimately from gar.

Webster Dictionary

  1. Gore(noun)

    dirt; mud

  2. Gore(noun)

    blood; especially, blood that after effusion has become thick or clotted

  3. Gore

    a wedgeshaped or triangular piece of cloth, canvas, etc., sewed into a garment, sail, etc., to give greater width at a particular part

  4. Gore

    a small traingular piece of land

  5. Gore

    one of the abatements. It is made of two curved lines, meeting in an acute angle in the fesse point

  6. Gore(verb)

    to pierce or wound, as with a horn; to penetrate with a pointed instrument, as a spear; to stab

  7. Gore(verb)

    to cut in a traingular form; to piece with a gore; to provide with a gore; as, to gore an apron


  1. Gore

    Gore is a town, surrounding borough, and district in the Southland region of the South Island of New Zealand.

The Foolish Dictionary, by Gideon Wurdz

  1. GORE

    Blood. Shed daily in Chicago abattoirs but never spilled in French duels.

Anagrams of gore

  1. Goer

  2. Ogre

  3. Rego

Translations for gore

Kernerman English Multilingual Dictionary


blood (especially when it is thick and solid)

After the battle, the knight was covered in gore.

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