Piece+with+a+gore

  • 1 Gore — Gore, v. t. To cut in a traingular form; to piece with a gore; to provide with a gore; as, to gore an apron. [1913 Webster] …

    The Collaborative International Dictionary of English

  • 2 gore — I. n. 1. Blood, clotted blood. 2. Gusset, triangular piece (of cloth, etc.). II. v. a. 1. Stab, pierce. 2. Piece with a gore …

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  • 3 gore — Ⅰ. gore [1] ► NOUN ▪ blood that has been shed, especially as a result of violence. ORIGIN Old English, «dung, dirt». Ⅱ. gore [2] ► VERB ▪ (of an animal such as a bull) pierce or stab with a horn or tusk …

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  • 4 gore — I. noun Etymology: Middle English, from Old English gāra; akin to Old English gār spear, and perhaps to Greek chaion shepherd s staff Date: before 12th century 1. a small usually triangular piece of land 2. a. a tapering or triangular piece (as… …

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  • 5 gore — I [[t]gɔr, goʊr[/t]] n. blood, esp. when clotted • Etymology: bef. 900; ME; OE gor dung, dirt, c. MD goor, OHG, ON gor II gore [[t]gɔr, goʊr[/t]] v. t. gored, gor•ing to pierce with or as if with a horn or tusk • Etymology: 1350–1400; ME; see… …

    From formal English to slang

  • 6 gore — 1. n. blood shed and clotted. Etymology: OE gor dung, dirt 2. v.tr. pierce with a horn, tusk, etc. Etymology: ME: orig. unkn. 3. n. & v. n. 1 a wedge shaped piece in a garment. 2 a triangular or tapering piece in an umbrella etc. v.tr. shape with …

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  • 7 Gore — 1. n. blood shed and clotted. Etymology: OE gor dung, dirt 2. v.tr. pierce with a horn, tusk, etc. Etymology: ME: orig. unkn. 3. n. & v. n. 1 a wedge shaped piece in a garment. 2 a triangular or tapering piece in an umbrella etc. v.tr. shape with …

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  • 8 gore — gore1 noun blood that has been shed, especially as a result of violence. Origin OE gor dung, dirt , of Gmc origin. gore2 verb (of an animal such as a bull) pierce or stab with a horn or tusk. Origin ME: of unknown origin. gore3 noun a triangular… …

    English new terms dictionary

  • 9 gore — gore1 /gawr, gohr/, n. 1. blood that is shed, esp. when clotted. 2. murder, bloodshed, violence, etc.: That horror movie had too much gore. [bef. 900; ME; OE gor dung, dirt; c. D goor, OHG gor filth] gore2 /gawr, gohr/, v.t., gored …

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  • 10 gore — I. /gɔ / (say gaw) noun blood that is shed, especially when clotted. {Middle English; Old English gor dung, dirt} II. /gɔ / (say gaw) verb (t) (gored, goring) (of an animal) to pierce with the horns or tusks. {Middle English goren. Compare gore3} …

    Australian English dictionary

  • 11 Gore — may refer to: Contents 1 Violence 2 Used as a verb 3 Company 4 Triangular segments 5 Places …

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  • 12 Gore Gore Girls — live in Mondragón, 2008. Background information Origin Detroit, Michigan, U.S …

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  • 13 gore — gore1 [gôr] n. [ME gore, filth < OE gor, dung, filth, akin to ON gor, Welsh gor, MDu gore < IE base * gwher , hot > WARM, L fornax, furnace] blood shed from a wound, esp. when clotted gore2 [gôr] vt. gored, goring [ME goren < gore, a… …

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  • 14 gore — English has three separate words gore, two of them perhaps ultimately related. Gore ‘blood’ [OE] originally meant ‘dung, shit’, or more generally ‘filth, dirt, slime’, and related words in other languages, such as Dutch goor ‘mud, filth’, Old… …

    The Hutchinson dictionary of word origins

  • 15 gore — English has three separate words gore, two of them perhaps ultimately related. Gore ‘blood’ [OE] originally meant ‘dung, shit’, or more generally ‘filth, dirt, slime’, and related words in other languages, such as Dutch goor ‘mud, filth’, Old… …

    Word origins

  • 16 Gore (road) — A typical gore point. Note the Fitch Barriers (impact attenuators) in front of the sign post. A gore, gore point, or gore zone is a triangular piece of land found where roads merge or split. When two roads merge, the area is sometimes referred to …

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  • 17 gore — gÉ”r /gɔː n. blood shed from a wound (especially clotted blood); bloodshed, violence; tapered piece of cloth; small triangular piece of land v. pierce with horns or tusks; insert a tapered piece of fabric …

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  • 18 gore — 1. noun /ɡoʊɹ,ɡɔɹ/ /ɡɔː/ a) Blood, especially that from a wound when thickened due to exposure to the air. b) A triangular piece of land where roads meet. 2. verb /ɡoʊɹ,ɡɔɹ/ /ɡɔː/ To pierce w …

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  • 19 gore — 1 verb (T) if an animal gores someone, it wounds them with its horns or tusks 2 noun 1 (U) literary blood that has flowed from a wound and become thicker and darker 2 (C) a piece of material that gets wider towards the bottom, used in making a… …

    Longman dictionary of contemporary English

  • 20 Buels Gore, Vermont — Buel s Gore is a gore in Chittenden County, Vermont, United States. The population was 12 at the 2000 census. In Vermont, gores and grants are unincorporated portions of a county which are not part of any town and have limited self government (if …

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