gouge /ˈgaʊʤ/ 名詞
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.
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,
3: make a groove in [syn: rout]