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From: DICT.TW English-Chinese Dictionary 英漢字典

 gouge /ˈgaʊʤ/

From: DICT.TW English-Chinese Medical Dictionary 英漢醫學字典

 gouge /ˈgaʊʤ/ 名詞

From: Webster's Revised Unabridged Dictionary (1913)

 Gouge n.
 1. A chisel, with a hollow or semicylindrical blade, for scooping or cutting holes, channels, or grooves, in wood, stone, etc.; a similar instrument, with curved edge, for turning wood.
 2. A bookbinder's tool for blind tooling or gilding, having a face which forms a curve.
 3. An incising tool which cuts forms or blanks for gloves, envelopes, etc. from leather, paper, etc.
 4. Mining Soft material lying between the wall of a vein and the solid vein.
 5. The act of scooping out with a gouge, or as with a gouge; a groove or cavity scooped out, as with a gouge.
 6. Imposition; cheat; fraud; also, an impostor; a cheat; a trickish person. [Slang, U. S.]
 Gouge bit, a boring bit, shaped like a gouge.

From: WordNet (r) 2.0

      n 1: an impression in a surface (as made by a blow) [syn: dent,
      2: and edge tool with a blade like a trough for cutting
         channels or grooves
      3: the act of gouging
      v 1: force with the thumb; "gouge out his eyes" [syn: force out]
      2: obtain by coercion or intimidation; "They extorted money
         from the executive by threatening to reveal his past to
         the company boss"; "They squeezed money from the owner of
         the business by threatening him" [syn: extort, squeeze,
          rack, wring]
      3: make a groove in [syn: rout]