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Noun
A deep inlet of the sea almost surrounded by land, with a narrow mouth
“As the oil is sucked from the ground, the earth itself subsides, and the oily waters of the gulf of Guinea seep deeper inland, poisoning the heart of these once fertile swamps.”
Noun
A deep ravine, chasm, or abyss
“The mist perpetually hovers over the gulf below.”
Noun
An infinite or immeasurable space or depth
“Those missiles the Martians had fired at us drew earthward, rushing now at a pace of many miles a second through the empty gulf of space.”
Noun
A gap, fissure or opening between two objects
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“The descent to Lyons through a gulf in the cloud, some 2 miles wide and 7000 feet deep, was a dramatic return to the world.”
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A large difference or division between two people or things
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“The gulf between the two divisions was never more evident as Everton eased through virtually without breaking a sweat.”
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A whirling mass of fluid or air
Noun
A place on the coast where ships can moor safely
Verb
To cover completely with water
Verb
To cover completely with water
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