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verb as in cut, scoop

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Eyes gouged, necks snapped, and even some good old fashioned cannibalism.

Instead, Coulter gouged a string of fellow conservatives, leaving Hannity struggling to get a word in edgewise.

With her left hand, she gouged at his eyes in an attempt to free herself.

My head was swimming a bit, and there was a throb of pain from my side where a slug had gouged a path.

Behind him wavered a long, deep-gouged furrow-trail, pitiful attest of suffering.

They were very vicious fighters, and not only gouged and scratched, but frequently bit off noses and ears.

Instantly fierce snaps followed, and when he drew out the dripping stick, its extremity was gouged as if with dagger stabs.

These are placed in a lathe and gouged out, forming the pin in the rough.


On this page you'll find 12 synonyms, antonyms, and words related to gouged, such as: gash, shovel, dredge, tunnel, scratch, and dig.

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