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Verb
To make (a groove, hole, or indentation) with, or as if with, a gouge
“She used her dinner-plate-sized rear flippers to gouge a hole deep enough to swallow a man's arm.”
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To overcharge (someone) for something
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“A few go beyond the pale and start to gouge their customers, treating any complaints in this regard with an arrogance born of disdain.”
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To form a deep recess or notch in a line or surface
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To puncture or pierce with a sharp, pointed object
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Make a long, deep cut in
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To extort something, especially money, from someone by putting them under strong pressure
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To apply a surcharge
Noun
Plural for a mark or groove made by gouging
“There was another mark, a small gouge, in the pavement.”
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Plural for a hollow bed for a natural or artificial waterway
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Plural for a tool used to remove parts of stone, wood or metal
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Plural for an instance, or the result, of being physically hurt or injured
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Plural for the act or process of charging excessively
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