Gore, Al Gore, Albert Gore Jr.(noun)
Vice President of the United States under Bill Clinton (born in 1948)
coagulated blood from a wound
a piece of cloth that is generally triangular or tapering; used in making garments or umbrellas or sails
the shedding of blood resulting in murder
"he avenged the bloodshed of his kinsmen"
wound by piercing with a sharp or penetrating object or instrument
cut into gores
"gore a skirt"
A triangular piece of land where roads meet.
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.
A projecting point.
Origin: Probably from gore, or ultimately from gar.
blood; especially, blood that after effusion has become thick or clotted
a wedgeshaped or triangular piece of cloth, canvas, etc., sewed into a garment, sail, etc., to give greater width at a particular part
a small traingular piece of land
one of the abatements. It is made of two curved lines, meeting in an acute angle in the fesse point
to pierce or wound, as with a horn; to penetrate with a pointed instrument, as a spear; to stab
to cut in a traingular form; to piece with a gore; to provide with a gore; as, to gore an apron
Origin: [OE. gore, gare, AS. gra angular point of land, fr. gr spear; akin to D. geer gore, G. gehre gore, ger spear, Icel. geiri gore, geir spear, and prob. to E. goad. Cf. Gar, n., Garlic, and Gore, v.]
Gore is a town, surrounding borough, and district in the Southland region of the South Island of New Zealand.
Chambers 20th Century Dictionary
gōr, n. clotted blood: blood.—adv. Gor′ily (Tenn.), in a gory or bloody manner or state.—adj. Gor′y, covered with gore: bloody.—Gory dew, a dark-red slimy film sometimes seen on damp walls and in shady places. [A.S. gor, blood, dung; Sw. gorr, Ice. gor, gore.]
gōr, n. a triangular piece let into a garment to widen it: a triangular piece of land.—v.t. to shape like or furnish with gores: to pierce with anything pointed, as a spear or horns.—n. Gor′ing, a piece of cloth cut diagonally to increase its apparent width.—adj. cut gradually sloping, so as to be broader at the clew than at the earing—of a sail. [A.S. gára, a pointed triangular piece of land—gár, a spear with triangular blade.]
The Foolish Dictionary, by Gideon Wurdz
Blood. Shed daily in Chicago abattoirs but never spilled in French duels.
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The numerical value of gore in Chaldean Numerology is: 8
The numerical value of gore in Pythagorean Numerology is: 9
Sample Sentences & Example Usage
Gore said to me: 'You do it.' I said I'm not going to do it.
I've seen a lot of collectors who are into the blood and gore. I'm not.
The drying up a single tear has more of honest fame than shedding seas of gore.
The drying up a single tear has more of honest fame, than shedding seas of gore.
I’m glad they reached out to Gore, but apparently they are not hearing what Gore has to say.
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Translations for gore
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- nabrat, krev, nabodnoutCzech
- Gehre, ZwickelGerman
- cornear, sangre de la [[herida]], [[segmento]] [[triangular]], coger, gajo, sangre [[cuajada]], cuchilla, sangreSpanish
- [[pistää]] [[sarvilla]], hurme, puskea, veriFinnish
- encorner, godet, musoirFrench
- gherone, incornareItalian
- sangue coagulado, chifrarPortuguese
- боднуть, кровь, кровоподтёк, бодатьRussian
- umetak, klinSerbo-Croatian
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