Definitions For Gouge


  • The act of gouging
  • And edge tool with a blade like a trough for cutting channels or grooves
  • An impression in a surface (as made by a blow)
  • A metal tool with a curved, sharp end that is used to cut and shape wood
  • A deep cut or hole


  • Force with the thumb
  • Make a groove in
  • Obtain by coercion or intimidation
  • To cut a deep hole in (something)
  • To make (a deep hole) in something
  • To make (someone) pay too much money for something

Is Gouge a Scrabble Word?

Words With Friends YES
Scrabble US YES
Scrabble UK YES
English International (SOWPODS) YES
Scrabble Global YES
Enable1 Dictionary YES

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Words with Friends

The word Gouge is worth 7 points in Scrabble and 10 points in Words with Friends

Examples of Gouge in a Sentence

  • The accident left a big gouge in the side of the car.
  • The lamp fell and gouged the table.
  • A bomb had gouged a large crater in the street.
  • They feel that they are being gouged by the oil companies.

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