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  • n. The throat; the gullet.

from the GNU version of the Collaborative International Dictionary of English

  • transitive v. To give the color of gules to.
  • n. The throat; the gullet.

from The Century Dictionary and Cyclopedia

  • n. The throat; the gullet.
  • n. Gluttony.
  • In heraldry, to give the color of gules to.
  • n. A term occurring in the phrase gule of August, Lammas day (August 1st).
  • To laugh or grin; sneer; boast.

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  • "'But I pray that you may yet be saved from gule, that most brutish and most unamiable of the seven deadly sins.'"
    --P. O'Brian, The Yellow Admiral, 90

    March 19, 2008