Definitions

from The Century Dictionary.

  • noun A whirlpool.
  • To swallow; engulf.

from the GNU version of the Collaborative International Dictionary of English.

  • transitive verb obsolete To swallow up.
  • noun obsolete A whirlpool.

from Wiktionary, Creative Commons Attribution/Share-Alike License.

  • verb obsolete To swallow up.

Etymologies

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See gorge.

Examples

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  • "Heaving in pain, and horribly convuls'd

    With sanguine feverous boiling gurge of pulse."

    - Keats, Hyperion

    February 12, 2008