Definitions

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  • v. To swallow up.

from the GNU version of the Collaborative International Dictionary of English

  • n. A whirlpool.
  • transitive v. To swallow up.

from The Century Dictionary and Cyclopedia

  • To swallow; engulf.
  • n. A whirlpool.

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