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Random House Webster's College Dictionary

gorgegɔrdʒ(n.; v.)gorged, gorg•ing.

  1. (n.)a narrow cleft with steep, rocky walls, esp. one through which a stream runs.

    Category: Geography (terms)

  2. a small canyon.

    Category: Geography (terms)

  3. a gluttonous meal.

  4. something that is swallowed; contents of the stomach.

  5. an obstructing mass:

    an ice gorge.

  6. the seam where the lapel joins the collar of a coat.

    Category: Clothing

  7. the rear part of a bastion or similar outwork of a fortification.

    Category: Fortification

  8. a primitive type of fishhook consisting of a sharply pointed piece of bone, antler, etc., that is attached to a line and lodges in a fish's gills when swallowed.

    Category: Archaeology

  9. the throat; gullet.

  10. a feeling of strong disgust or anger:

    Their cruelty made his gorge rise.

  11. (v.t.)to stuff with food:

    to gorge oneself.

  12. to swallow, esp. greedily.

  13. to fill or choke up.

  14. (v.i.)to eat greedily.

Origin of gorge:

1325–75;< OF gorger, der. of gorge throat 蠐 L gurguliō gullet, gurges whirlpool, eddy

gorg′er(n.)

Princeton's WordNet

  1. scoffer, gorger(noun)

    someone who eats food rapidly and greedily

Wiktionary

  1. gorger(Noun)

    One who gorges

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