• Gouge Definition & Synonyms

  1. (n.) The act of scooping out with a gouge, or as with a gouge; a groove or cavity scooped out, as with a gouge.
  2. (n.) An incising tool which cuts forms or blanks for gloves, envelopes, etc. from leather, paper, etc.
  3. (n.) 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.
  4. (n.) A bookbinders tool for blind tooling or gilding, having a face which forms a curve.
  5. (n.) Imposition; cheat; fraud; also, an impostor; a cheat; a trickish person.
  6. (n.) Soft material lying between the wall of a vein aud the solid vein.

Dent, Extort, Groove, Nick, Rack, Rout, Wring,

• Gougeshell Definition & Synonyms

  1. (n.) A sharp-edged, tubular, marine shell, of the genus Vermetus; also, the pinna. See Vermetus.

• Gouged Definition & Synonyms

  1. (imp. & p. p.) of Bouge