Definitions for goregɔr, goʊr

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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

  8. 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.]


  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 for gore »

  1. Goer

  2. Ogre

  3. Rego

Sample Sentences & Example Usage

  1. Campaign Chairman Bill Daley:

    Gore said to me: 'You do it.' I said I'm not going to do it.

  2. Christian Carrington:

    I've seen a lot of collectors who are into the blood and gore. I'm not.

  3. Lord Byron:

    The drying up a single tear has more of honest fame than shedding seas of gore.

  4. George Gordon Noel Byron, 6th Baron Byron:

    The drying up a single tear has more of honest fame, than shedding seas of gore.

  5. Lara Brown:

    Candidates that have a more intellectual side and are less skilled at the people side -- like Al Gore or a John Kerry or a Mitt Romney -- the worst thing that can happen is that they are over-handled.

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